meninges meninges


  • (n) a membrane (one of 3) that envelops the brain and spinal cord


  1. Back went the excised meninges.
  2. Just within the bony brain case are the meninges made up of three separate coverings-the dura mater, the arachnoid and the pia mater.


  • Indian Child Arshid Ali Khan Deemed A God Because Of Tail, Could Die Without Treatment

    Culture Health Weird News World Arshid Ali Khan An Indian boy with a tail-like growth has been deemed a god in his country. The child, 12-year-old Arshid Ali Khan , has a condition called meningocele, a form of spina bifida. According to , meningocele causes the meninges, one of the spinal cord membranes, to push through an opening in the spinal cord and create a cyst ...
    on July 24, 2013     Source: Opposing Views

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