Virchow-Robin space

noun
Vir·​chow-Ro·​bin space | \ ˈfir-ˌḵō-rō-ˈbaⁿ- How to pronounce Virchow-Robin space (audio) \

Medical Definition of Virchow-Robin space

: any of the spaces that surround blood vessels as they enter the brain and that communicate with the subarachnoid space

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“Virchow-Robin space.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Virchow-Robin%20space. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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