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Cavernous Sinus
MeSH HeadingCavernous Sinus
Tree NumberA07.231.908.224.334
Scope NoteAn irregularly shaped venous space in the dura mater at either side of the sphenoid bone.
Allowable QualifiersAB AH CH CY DE EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RA RE RI SE SU UL US VI
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD002426


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Cardiovascular System [A07]
   Blood Vessels [A07.231]
      Veins [A07.231.908]
         Cranial Sinuses [A07.231.908.224]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCavernous Sinus [A07.231.908.224.334]
Superior Sagittal Sinus [A07.231.908.224.667]
Transverse Sinuses [A07.231.908.224.833]

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