Meninges: The three membranes that cover the Brain and the Spinal Cord. They are the dura mater, the arachnoid, and the pia mater.1

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Meninges adverse event: A nervous system adverse event that occurs in the area of meninges2


Types may include:3

Types of Meninges:

  • Cerebral Meninges
  • Leptomeninges
  • Meningeal Layer of the Dura Mater
  • Spinal Meninges

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  1. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  2. Source: OAE Ontology
  3. Source: NCI Thesaurus

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