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meningen supratent.

English translation: supratentorial meninges

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Dutch term or phrase:meningen supratent.
English translation:supratentorial meninges
Entered by: Ann Bishop
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12:04 Oct 21, 2007
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Medical - Medical (general) / Brain CT
Dutch term or phrase: meningen supratent.
Does anyone know what this means in the following sentence:

Hoofdingreep: CT hersenen (13 grote hersenen, meningen supratent. 42 CT met contrast).

This is from a radiology report.

Many thanks,
--Ann
Ann Bishop
United States
Local time: 23:00
supratentorial meninges
Explanation:
...would be my (non-expert) interpretation.

"In anatomy the supratentorial area is located above the tentorium cerebelli. It contains the forebrain."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supratentorial
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Neil Cross
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:00
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Many thanks Neil.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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supratentorial meninges


Explanation:
...would be my (non-expert) interpretation.

"In anatomy the supratentorial area is located above the tentorium cerebelli. It contains the forebrain."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supratentorial

Neil Cross
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:00
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PRO pts in category: 12
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Many thanks Neil.

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