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WHAT DOES MENINGES MEAN IN ENGLISH?
The meninges (/məˈnɪndʒiːz/, singular:meninx (/ˈmiːnɪŋks/ or /ˈmɛnɪŋks/), from Ancient Greek: μῆνιγξ mēninx “membrane”, adjectival:meningeal /məˈnɪndʒəl/) are the membranes that envelop the central nervous system. In mammals, the meninges consist of three layers: the dura mater, the arachnoid mater, and the pia mater. The primary function of the meninges and of the cerebrospinal fluid is to protect the central nervous system.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MENINGES» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about meninges
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MENINGES»
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Anatomy Coloring Workbook
The meninges supply protection and support for the brain tissues and carry many
important vessels between them. They cushion the brain during violent contact
with the surrounding bones. They also interface with the cerebrospinal fluid, ...
I. Edward Alcamo, 2003
Meningiomas: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Outcome
The embryogenesis of the meninges varies across vertebrate species. The
human meningeal development is still a matter of great controversy. Although
comparative embryologic and anatomic studies have demonstrated that main ...
Joung H. Lee, 2008
An Introduction to the Human Nervous System
The Meninges and their Related Spaces The meninges enclose the brain and
spinal cord. Together with the cerebrospinal fluid, the skull and the vertebral
column, they support and protect the central nervous system from injury. From
Seng Kee Leong, 1986
Anatomy and Physiology' 2007 Ed.2007 Edition
The CSF continuously circulates from the ventricles and central canal into the
subarachnoid space of the surrounding cranial meninges. The CSF passes
between the interior and exterior of the CNS through foramina in the roof of the
Martini, Frederic Et Al
The Human Central Nervous System: A Synopsis and Atlas
99 Vessels and Meninges of the Spinal Cord . . . . . 100 Introduction through the
arachnoid villi to the venous system. The nervous tissue of the central nervous
system and the CSF spaces remain segregated from the rest of the body by
Rudolf Nieuwenhuys, Jan Voogd, Christiaan van Huijzen, 2007
Companion to Clinical Neurology
578 MÉNINGITE DE VOISINAGE méningite de voisinage See parameningeal
infections. meningitis Inflammation of the meninges by bacterial, viral, fungal, or
other infectious agents or as a result of chemical irritation or malignant invasion.
William Pryse-Phillips, 2003
Thieme Atlas of Anatomy: Head and Neuroanatomy
2.1. Brain. and. Meninges. in. situ. Cranial bone -i Di. Outer table Lateral lacuna (
closed) Superior sagittal sinus Lateral lacuna (open) Arachnoid - granulations
Ostia of bridging veins Confluence of the sinuses Arachnoid Dura mater Dura ...
Michael Schünke, Erik Schulte, Lawrence M. Ross, 2007
Handbook of Advanced Cancer Care
Neil A. Hagen University of Calgary, Calgary Cancer can spread to the cerebral
spinal fluid (CSF) and meninges, and rarely, can originate there. When cancer
involves the meninges, it causes cancerous meningitis. It has clinical similarities
Michael J. Fisch, Eduardo Bruera, 2003
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MENINGES»
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3ders.org - MEDPRIN 3D prints world's first biological meningioma …
They begin by taking meninges tissue out of patients themselves to analyze the fiber structure. They will subsequently use 3D printing ... «3ders.org, Jul 15»
ZAMBIA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION PUBLIC HEALTH CORNER …
Meningitis is the inflammation of the coverings of the brain (meninges) due to infection by bacteria, viruses or fungi. Viral meningitis is the most ... «postzambia.com, Jul 15»
Overcoming challenges after brain operation
Background: It has been about eight years since Feldhusen was diagnosed with a meningioma — a tumor starting from the meninges, which ... «The San Diego Union-Tribune, Jul 15»
Bebê de seis dias morre de meningite no Hospital São Lucas da PUC
A meningite é um processo inflamatório das meninges, membranas que envolvem o cérebro e a medula espinhal. Pode ser causada por vírus, ... «Zero Hora, Jul 15»
Miniature brain in a dish reveals an outsized secret about autism
(Vaccarino said that the process would be incapable of generating a true brain, which requires many tissues, including bone, meninges and ... «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
Roughers help make Stigler boy's wish come true
“It's usually one single tumor but Chord's is in his brain, brain stem, down his brain stem and his meninges.” Chapman said ETANTR is an ... «Muskogee Daily Phoenix, Jul 15»
Govt health plan nodded
Meningitis is a disease caused by the inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord known as the meninges, ... «ZNBC, Jul 15»
Team IDs New Virus with Apparent Ties to Deadly Encephalitis …
Clinical examinations showed that all three had expanded meninges or basal ganglia tissue, higher-than-usual levels of white blood cells in ... «GenomeWeb, Jul 15»
Oman health: How serious can ear conditions be?
In some cases when immunity is low, the infection can spread to brain and meninges – leading to meningitis, brain abscess – which are life ... «Times of Oman, Jul 15»
Meningitis cases pop up in Cody
“That can cross into your blood brain barrier into the meninges and then you end up having meningitis.” Meningitis is a serious sickness, but ... «Cody Enterprise, Jul 15»
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