epimysium
noun (plural epimysia) Etymology: New Latin, irregular from epi- + Greek mys mouse, muscle — more at mouse Date: 1900 the external connective-tissue sheath of a muscle

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  • epimysium — [ep′əmis′ē əm] n. pl. epimysia [ep′ə mis′ē ə] [ModL < EPI + Gr mys, muscle (see MYO ) + ModL ium (see IUM)] the sheath of connective tissue surrounding a muscle …   English World dictionary

  • Epimysium — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 103 GrayPage = 373 Caption = Structure of a skeletal muscle. (Epimysium labeled at bottom center.) Caption2 = System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = e 12 DorlandsSuf = 12338072… …   Wikipedia

  • Epimysium — L Epimysium est la membrane recouvrant les muscles, les muscles sont empaquetés par aponévrose. On y trouve les vaisseaux, les nerfs, le tissu conjonctif et musculaire. Cette aponévrose est en continuité aux extrémités avec la formation… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Epimysium — išorinis raumens dangalas statusas T sritis histologija, ląstelių chemija, histologinė chemija, audinių kultūra atitikmenys: lot. Epimysium ryšiai: platesnis terminas – griaučių skersaruožis raumeninis audinys sinonimas – epimiziumas …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • Epimysium — epimiziumas statusas T sritis histologija atitikmenys: lot. Epimysium ryšiai: platesnis terminas – ruožuotasis griaučių raumeninis audinys …   Medicininės histologijos ir embriologijos vardynas

  • epimysium — /ep euh miz ee euhm, mizh /, n., pl. epimysia / miz ee euh, mizh /. Anat. the sheath of connective tissue around a muscle. [1895 1900; NL, irreg. from EPI + Gk mys mouse, muscle (cf. MYO ) + IUM] * * * …   Universalium

  • epimysium — The fibrous connective tissue envelope surrounding a skeletal muscle. SYN: perimysium externum. [epi + G. mys, muscle] * * * epi·my·si·um .ep ə miz(h) ē əm n, pl sia ē ə …   Medical dictionary

  • epimysium — ep·i·my·si·um …   English syllables

  • epimysium — n. the fibrous elastic tissue that surrounds a muscle …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • epimysium — ep•i•my•si•um [[t]ˌɛp əˈmɪz i əm, ˈmɪʒ [/t]] n. pl. my•si•a [[t] ˈmɪz i ə, ˈmɪʒ [/t]] anat. the sheath of connective tissue around a muscle • Etymology: 1895–1900; epi + Gk mŷs mouse, muscle (cf. myo ) + ium II …   From formal English to slang

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