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Dura Mater

Descriptions of Dura Mater

Dura Mater: the outermost (and toughest) of the 3 meninges
Source: WordNet 2.1

Dura Mater : outermost and heaviest layer of the meninges covering the brain and spinal cord.
Source: CRISP

Summary Information: Dura Mater

Dura Mater: The dura mater is the outermost layer of the meninges, which are membranes that enclose the central nervous system. As a part of the meninges, the sac-like dura mater helps to protect the central nervous system from trauma and infection.

Closely Related Organs: Dura Mater

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Dura Mater

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Other Names: Dura Mater

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Dura Mater

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