TITLE

pachyleptomeningitis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1564
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition for the term "pachyleptomeningitis" is presented. Pachyleptomeningitis refers to the inflammation of the pia and dura of the brain and spinal cord. The term originated from the Greek words "pachys," meaning thick, "leptos," meaning thin, "meninx," meaning membrane, and "itis," meaning inflammation.
ACCESSION #
21239150

 

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