TITLE

leptomeningitis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1225
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "leptomeningitis" is presented. It refers to a form of meningitis in which infection, carcinoma or inflammation involves only the pia mater and arachnoid membranes of the brain, not the dura mater. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21233995

 

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