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Laboratory 28. Cranial Fossae
Step 11. Dural Venous Sinuses

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Dural venous sinuses are venous channels between the layers of the dura mater through which blood returns from the brain to the systemic circulation. These sinuses lie within the dura mater. With the help of the accompanying diagrams (Figure 28.3 and Figure 28.4), identify the dural venous sinuses:

Links and References:
Grant's: 7.20
Netter: 97, 98
Rohen/Yokochi: 87