intracranial

[in-truh-krey-nee-uh l]

Origin of intracranial

First recorded in 1840–50; intra- + cranial
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Examples from the Web for intracranial

Contemporary Examples of intracranial

  • M.H.M. Vlak, et al. “Trigger Factors and Their Attributable Risk for Rupture of Intracranial Aneurysms.”

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  • Coffee-drinking increases the risk of intracranial aneurysm by 10.6 percent.

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Historical Examples of intracranial


British Dictionary definitions for intracranial

intracranial

adjective
  1. within the skull
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intracranial in Medicine

intracranial

[ĭn′trə-krānē-əl]
adj.
  1. Within the cranium.
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