pertaining to or affecting the brain and the spinal cord.
of or relating to the central nervous system.
of or relating to the brain and spinal cord
cerebrospinal cer·e·bro·spi·nal (sěr’ə-brō-spī’nəl, sə-rē’brō-)
Relating to the brain and the spinal cord.
- Cerebrospinal axis
cerebrospinal axis n. See central nervous system. Historical Examples
the fluid in the ventricles of the brain, between the arachnoid and pia mater, and surrounding the spinal cord. noun the clear colourless fluid in the spaces inside and around the spinal cord and brain CSF cerebrospinal fluid n. Abbr. CSF The serumlike fluid that circulates through the ventricles of the brain, the cavity of […]
- Cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea
cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea n. A discharge of cerebrospinal fluid from the nose.
an acute inflammation of the meninges of the brain and spinal cord, caused by a specific organism, accompanied by fever and occasionally red spots on the skin. noun an acute infectious form of meningitis caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis, characterized by high fever, skin rash, delirium, stupor, and sometimes coma Also called epidemic meningitis […]