Sentence Examples


  • More commonly, the abnormality appears as a localized mass on the back that is covered by skin or by the meninges, the three-layered membrane that envelops the spinal cord.
  • The term meningocele is used when the spine malformation contains only the protective covering (meninges) of the spinal cord.
  • The liver, spleen, lungs, bone, skin, and sometimes the membrane surrounding the brain and spine (meninges) may be affected.
  • TB infection in the blood, the meninges (membranes around the brain and spinal cord), or the kidneys are the most serious.
  • Meningitis is a serious inflammation of the meninges, the membranes (lining) that surround the brain and spinal cord.