Chapter 7. Observations on the Production and Circulation of the Cerebrospinal Fluid

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., M.Ch. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. D. H. M. Woollam and
  2. J. W. Millen

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719077.ch7

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Cerebrospinal Fluid: Production, Circulation and Absorption

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Cerebrospinal Fluid: Production, Circulation and Absorption

How to Cite

Woollam, D. H. M. and Millen, J. W. (1958) Observations on the Production and Circulation of the Cerebrospinal Fluid, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Cerebrospinal Fluid: Production, Circulation and Absorption (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719077.ch7

Author Information

  1. Department of Anatomy, Cambridge

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1958

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722503

Online ISBN: 9780470719077

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Keywords:

  • radioactive isotope tracer technique;
  • lymphatic system;
  • choroid plexus;
  • cerebrospinal fluid;
  • anatomical pathways

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The blood vessels of the subarachnoid space

  • The lining of the subarachnoid space the perivacular spaces

  • The relationship between capillary and neurone in the central nervous system

  • The connexions of the spinal subarachnoid space the vascular relationships of the emerging spinal nerves

  • The choroid plexuses and ependyma and their vascular relations

  • Anatomical considerations in relation to the problems of the blood-brain and blood-cerebrospinal fluid barriers

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion