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Descriptor English: Pia Mater
Descriptor Spanish: Piamadre
Descriptor Portuguese: Pia-Máter
Descriptor French: Pie-mère
Entry term(s): Mater, Pia
Maters, Pia
Pia Maters
Tree number(s): A08.186.566.731
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010841
Scope note: The innermost layer of the three meninges covering the brain and spinal cord. It is the fine vascular membrane that lies under the ARACHNOID and the DURA MATER.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS ID: 11273
Unique ID: D010841
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2007/07/09
Pia Mater - Preferred
Concept UI M0016831
Scope note The innermost layer of the three meninges covering the brain and spinal cord. It is the fine vascular membrane that lies under the ARACHNOID and the DURA MATER.
Preferred term Pia Mater
Entry term(s) Mater, Pia
Maters, Pia
Pia Maters



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