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leptomeningitis

 [lep″to-men″in-ji´tis]
inflammation of the leptomeninges.
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piarachnitis

(pi?ar-ak-ni'tis) [L. pia, tender, + Gr. arachne, spider, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the arachnoid and pia mater. Synonym: leptomeningitis; pia-arachnitis
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