Relating to the epineurium.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • epineurial — See epineurium. * * * …   Universalium

  • epineurium — epineurial, adj. /ep euh noor ee euhm, nyoor /, n., pl. epineuria / noor ee euh, nyoor /. Anat. the dense sheath of connective tissue that surrounds the trunk of a nerve. [1880 85; < NL, equiv. to epi EPI + Gk neûron sinew, tendon + NL ium IUM] * …   Universalium

  • Endothelin — protein Name = Endothelin 2 width = caption = Symbol = EDN2 AltSymbols = ATC prefix= ATC suffix= ATC supplemental= CAS number= CAS supplemental= DrugBank= EntrezGene = 1907 HGNCid =3177 OMIM = 131241 PDB = RefSeq = NM 001956 UniProt = P20800… …   Wikipedia

  • epineurium — The outermost supporting structure of peripheral nerve trunks, consisting of a condensation of areolar connective tissue; subdivided into those layers that surround the whole nerve trunk (epifascicular e.), and those layers which extend between… …   Medical dictionary

  • Neuroregeneration — refers to the regrowth or repair of nervous tissues, cells or cell products. Such mechanisms may include generation of new neurons, glia, axons, myelin, or synapses. Neuroregeneration differs between the peripheral nervous system (PNS) and the… …   Wikipedia

  • epineurium — ˌepəˈn(y)u̇rēəm noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from epi + neur + ium : the external connective tissue sheath of a nerve trunk * * * epineurial, adj. /ep euh noor ee euhm, nyoor /, n., pl. epineuria …   Useful english dictionary

  • ep|i|neu|ri|al — «EHP uh NUR ee uhl, NYUR », adjective. having to do with or consisting of epineurium: »epineurial sheaths …   Useful english dictionary

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