Pachymeningitis Pach`y*men`in*gi"tis, n. [Pachy- + meningitis.] (Med.) Inflammation of the dura mater or outer membrane of the brain. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pachymeningītis — (griech.), Entzündung der harten Hirnhaut, s. Gehirnhautentzündung 5) oder Rückenmarkshautentzündung …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Pachymeningitis — Pachymeningītis (grch.), Entzündung der harten Hirnhaut …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • pachymeningitis — Inflammation of the dura mater. SYN: perimeningitis. [pachy + G. meninx, membrane, + itis, inflammation] p. externa inflammation of the outer surface of the dura mater. SYN: epidural meningitis, external menin …   Medical dictionary

  • Pachymeningitis — Pa|chy|menin|gi̱tis [zu ↑Pachymeninx] w; , ...iti̱den (in fachspr. Fügungen: ...i̱tides): Entzündung der harten Hirn und Rückenmarkshaut …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Pachymeningitis — Pa|chy|me|nin|gi|tis die; , ...itiden: Entzündung der harten Haut des Gehirns u. des Rückenmarks (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • pachymeningitis — pachy·meningitis …   English syllables

  • pachymeningitis — n. inflammation of the dura mater, one of the membranes (meninges) covering the brain and spinal cord (see meningitis) …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • pachymeningitis — |pakē+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from pachy + meningitis : inflammation of the dura mater …   Useful english dictionary

  • pachymeningitis intralamellaris — intradural abscess …   Medical dictionary

  • circumscribed pachymeningitis — pachymeningitis limited to a definite area of the dura …   Medical dictionary

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