pacchionian bodies

Synonym for arachnoid granulations ... Tufted prolongations of pia-arachnoid, composed of numerous arachnoid villi that penetrate dural venous sinuses and effect transfer of cerebrospinal fluid to the venous system. at advanced age these are more numerous and tend to calcify. ... Synonym: granulationes arachnoideales, arachnoidal granulations, pacc...
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pacchionian bodies

Type: Term Synonyms: arachnoid granulations, under granulation
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