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cavernous

[′kav·ər·nəs]
(geology)
Having many caverns or cavities.
Producing caverns.
Of or pertaining to a cavern, that is, suggesting vastness.
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Tolosa-Hunt syndrome (THS) is a painful, usually unilateral ophthalmoparesis or ophthalmoplegia caused by nonspecific inflammation (granulomatous or nongranulomatous) of the cavernous sinus or superior orbital fissure.
A follow-up MRI in patient 5 after three months showed decreased signal intensity and enhancement of the affected cavernous sinus.
Intramedullary Cavernous Angiomas of the Spinal Cord.
The patient was finally diagnosed with intracranial space-occupying lesions and cavernous hemangioma.
Blood samples were sent to the laboratory for cavernous blood gases, full blood count, and renal function tests.
7) Of the remaining cases, 26 (11%) displayed acute ischemic necrosis and 69 (30%) were diagnosed as cavernous degeneration, a morphologic variant of ION (see below).
The lesion was resected and the diagnosis of cavernous type hemangioma was confirmed by pathology studies.
We describe a case of cavernous hemangioma spleen in a 40 years old woman putting emphasis on its presentation.
Carotid Cavernous Sinus Fistula (CCF) is defined as an abnormal connection between the Cavernous Sinus (CS) and the carotid arterial system.
It is an idiopathic condition which develops due to non-specific granulomatous inflammatory process in the region of the cavernous sinus/superior orbital fissure.
Cavernous haemangioma multiple and brain aneurysm thrombosed: an unusual association
Brain magnetic resonance imaging showed abnormal enhancement involving the right cavernous sinus extending along the tracks of the right fifth, seventh, and eighth cranial nerves (Figure 1).