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Liquorscheide

English translation: \"optic nerve sheath\" or \"perineural subarachnoid space\"

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German term or phrase:Liquorscheide
English translation:\"optic nerve sheath\" or \"perineural subarachnoid space\"
Entered by: Sibylle Gray
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01:39 Aug 29, 2014
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Augenheilkunde
German term or phrase: Liquorscheide
Aus einem Arztbericht.

MRT:

"Unauffällige Darstellung der Orbitastrukturen beidseits, insbesondere der N. Opticus stellt sich normal breit und ohne pathologische Kontrastmittelaufnahme oder prominente Liquorscheide dar."

Es geht mir um den Begriff "Liquorscheide".

Vielen Dank.
Sibylle Gray
United States
Local time: 21:35
"optic nerve sheath" or "perineural subarachnoid space"
Explanation:
'liquor' here is CSF in the subarachnoid space in the sheath surrounding the optic nerve:

"The subarachnoid space surrounding the optic nerves. An ultrasound study of the optic nerve sheath." Surg Radiol Anat. 1996;18(4):323-8.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8983112

"Diagnostic value of the optic nerve sheath subarachnoid space in patients with intracranial hypotension syndrome." J Neurosurg. 2012 Aug;117(2):372-7
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22680244

"On magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) there was marked distension of the optic nerve sheath due to an increase of fluid in the subarachnoid space."
http://bjo.bmj.com/content/87/2/249.1.full
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David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 04:35
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +3"optic nerve sheath" or "perineural subarachnoid space"
David Tracey, PhD


  

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"optic nerve sheath" or "perineural subarachnoid space"


Explanation:
'liquor' here is CSF in the subarachnoid space in the sheath surrounding the optic nerve:

"The subarachnoid space surrounding the optic nerves. An ultrasound study of the optic nerve sheath." Surg Radiol Anat. 1996;18(4):323-8.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8983112

"Diagnostic value of the optic nerve sheath subarachnoid space in patients with intracranial hypotension syndrome." J Neurosurg. 2012 Aug;117(2):372-7
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22680244

"On magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) there was marked distension of the optic nerve sheath due to an increase of fluid in the subarachnoid space."
http://bjo.bmj.com/content/87/2/249.1.full

David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 04:35
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1031
Grading comment
Thank you very much.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Anne Schulz
2 hrs
  -> Thank you, Anne.

agree  Donald Jacobson: im Seitenvergleich der rechte Sehnerv diskret signalangehoben, keine Erweiterung der perioptischen Liquorscheide, keine Diffusionsrestriktion, keine Blut-Hirn-Schrankenstörung, kein vermehrtes Enhancement der Sehnervenscheide.
2 hrs
  -> Thank you, Donald.

agree  uyuni
15 hrs
  -> Thank you, uyuni.
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