pachymeningitis


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pachymeningitis

[¦pak·ē‚men·ən′jīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the dura mater.
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4) Some--those with aortitis, retroperitoneal fibrosis, proximal biliary strictures, hypertrophic pachymeningitis, pancreatic enlargement, or pericarditis--require treatment urgently to prevent irreversible disease-related complications or death.
Successful treatment of hypertrophic pachymeningitis in refractory Wegener's granulomatosis with rituximab.
Focal hypertrophic cranial pachymeningitis associated with temporal arteritis: a new case report.
Idiopathic hypertrophic pachymeningitis mimicking lymphoplasma-cyte-rich meningioma.
Lu LX, Della-Torre E, Stone JH, Clark SW IgG4-Related Hypertrophic Pachymeningitis.
Hypertrophic cranial pachymeningitis is a rare chronic fibrosing inflammatory disease characterised by localized or diffuse thickening of duramater, leptomeninges, and tentorium.
Benign causes of Garcin's syndrome include pachymeningitis secondary to otitis media (6) and a large internal carotid artery aneurysm (7).
Intrathecal administration of recombinant human N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfatase to a MPS VI patient with pachymeningitis cervicalis.
Candida pachymeningitis with multiple cranial nerve pareses.
Case report of Rosai-Dorfman disease mimicking pachymeningitis.
Neurologic manifestations including mononeuritis multiplex, cranial or sensory neuropathies, mass lesions and pachymeningitis are seen in approximately 8% of patients.
New chapters have been added on endovascular neurology, diseases of DNA translation, pachymeningitis, and Hashimoto encephalography.