"Cranial Sinuses" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Large endothelium-lined venous channels situated between the two layers of DURA MATER, the endosteal and the meningeal layers. They are devoid of valves and are parts of the venous system of dura mater. Major cranial sinuses include a postero-superior group (such as superior sagittal, inferior sagittal, straight, transverse, and occipital) and an antero-inferior group (such as cavernous, petrosal, and basilar plexus).
- Cranial Sinuses
- Sinuses, Cranial
- Cranial Venous Sinuses
- Sinuses, Cranial Venous
- Venous Sinuses, Cranial
- Intracranial Sinuses
- Sinuses, Intracranial
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cranial Sinuses" by people in Profiles.
Venous Sinus Stenosis Treatment in Pediatric Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: Illustrative Case and Literature Review. World Neurosurg. 2021 05; 149:2-7.
Superior Petrosal Vein Sacrifice During Microvascular Decompression: Perioperative Complication Rates and Comparison with Venous Preservation. World Neurosurg. 2017 Aug; 104:788-794.
Meningioma with dural venous sinus invasion and jugular vein extension. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2008 Dec; 2(6):391-6.