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Meningeal   Listen
meningeal  adj.  (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the meninges.

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"Meningeal" Quotes from Famous Books

... haemorrhage, even if the venous sinuses were implicated, was on the whole surprisingly small, when the cases were such as to survive the injury long enough to be brought to the Field hospital. I never saw a typical case of middle meningeal haemorrhage, although many fractures crossing the line of distribution of the large branches came under observation. Case 60, p. 274, illustrated the fact that the osseous lesions of lesser apparent degree are sometimes the more to be feared ...
— Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900 • George Henry Makins

... percussion comes in the anterior part of the cranium, the cranium is fractured on the opposite part."[18] They even seem to have known of accidents such as we now discuss in connection with the laceration of the middle meningeal artery. They warn surgeons of the possibilities of these cases. They tell the story of "a youth who had a very small wound made by a thrown stone and there seemed no serious results or bad signs. He died the next ...
— Old-Time Makers of Medicine • James J. Walsh

Words linked to "Meningeal" :   meningeal veins, posterior meningeal artery, anterior meningeal artery, meninges

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