A venous channel found between layers of dura mater in the brain. Receives blood from internal and external veins of the brain, receive cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from the subarachnoid space, and ultimately empty into the internal jugular vein. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dural_venous_sinuses ]

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definition

A venous channel found between layers of dura mater in the brain. Receives blood from internal and external veins of the brain, receive cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from the subarachnoid space, and ultimately empty into the internal jugular vein.

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the MA placement should be checked

has exact synonym

dural sinus

venous dural sinus

dural vein

venous dural

cranial dural venous sinus

dural venous sinus

has related synonym

s. durae matris

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UBERON:0005486