Cerebro-spinal fluid

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(Physiol.) a serous fluid secreted by the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This could cause cerebro-spinal fluid to leak through the nostrils , leading to complications."
Clear fluid dripping from the nose - that may well be CSF or cerebro-spinal fluid rhinorrhea so that isn't just a broken nose at all but a complicated injury that connects with the brain.
The aim of this study is to exhibit the demographic, clinical properties and characteristics of the cerebro-spinal fluid (CSF) analysis of progressive onset Turkish MS patients (PPMS and PRMS) followed up in our tertiary care neuroimmunology unit.
Secondary objectives were to assess early effects of PQ912 on the exploratory endpoints NTB, EEG, cerebro-spinal fluid biomarkers related to the QC-inhibition (mechanism of action) and to the Alzheimer's disease pathology.
The intensity of this cystic mass was similar to the cerebro-spinal fluid on T2-weighted images (Figure 2).
Effect of cranioplasty on cerebro-Spinal fluid hydrodynamics in patients with the syndrome of the trephined.