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Pia mater

Pia mater

(Science: anatomy) The delicate and highly vascular membrane immediately investing the brain and spinal cord.

Origin: NL, fr. L. Pia (fem. Of pius tender, kind) _ mater mother.

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dura mater, arachnoide, pia mater second lombar vertebrae, it is continued by filum terminale until the second coccigygeal vertebrae

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by MrMistery
Fri Jan 06, 2006 8:11 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: spinal chord
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