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 (səb-do͝or′əl, -dyo͝or′-)
Located or occurring beneath the dura mater: subdural space; a subdural hematoma.


(Anatomy) anatomy between the dura mater and the arachnoid: subdural haematoma.


(sʌbˈdʊər əl, -ˈdyʊər-)
situated under or behind the dura mater: a subdural hematoma.
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Adj.1.subdural - below the dura mater but above the arachnoid membrane of the meninges


a. subdural, situado debajo de la dura madre;
___ hematomahematoma ___;
___ hemorrhagehemorragia ___;
___ spaceespacio ___.


adj subdural
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To the Editor: Invasive electroencephalography (EEG) monitoring using subdural electrodes is widely applied in clinical practice.
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Head banging enthusiasts all over the world take the news with a pinch of salt, but unfortunately, a new research that appeared in the latest issue of The Lancet confirms that headbanging can cause a chronic subdural haematoma, most commonly known as a blood clot in the brain.