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 […]
central nervous system.
- Cerebrospinal pressure
cerebrospinal pressure n. Tension of the cerebrospinal fluid, normally 100 to 150 millimeters when measured by an instrument such as a manometer.
cerebrospinant cer·e·bro·spi·nant (sěr’ə-brō-spī’nənt) adj. Acting upon the brain and spinal cord.