epineurium
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1882 the external connective-tissue sheath of a nerve trunk

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  • Epineurium — Ep i*neu ri*um, n. [NL., fr. Gr. epi upon + ? a nerve.] (Anat.) The connective tissue framework and sheath of a nerve which bind together the nerve bundles, each of which has its own special sheath, or perineurium. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Epineurium —   [zu griechisch neũron »Sehne«, »Nerv«] das, s/...ri|en, Anatomie: eine der Bindegewebehüllen der Nerven …   Universal-Lexikon

  • epineurium — [ep΄ə noor′ē əm, ep΄ənyoor′ē əm] n. [ModL < EPI + Gr neuron, a NERVE] the layer of connective tissue surrounding a peripheral nerve …   English World dictionary

  • Epineurium — Bei einem Nerv (lat. Nervus, Abkürzung N., Plural Nervi, Abkürzung Nn.) handelt es sich um parallel verlaufende Nervenfasern (Zellfortsätze: Axone und Dendriten) mit bindegewebiger Umhüllung. Nerven gehören zum peripheren Nervensystem und dienen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Epineurium — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 183 GrayPage = 728 Caption = Transverse section of human tibial nerve. (Epineurium labeled at upper right.) Caption2 = Nerve structure System = MeshName = Epineurium MeshNumber = A08.800.800… …   Wikipedia

  • Epineurium — nervo jungiamojo audinio dangalas statusas T sritis histologija, ląstelių chemija, histologinė chemija, audinių kultūra atitikmenys: lot. Epineurium ryšiai: platesnis terminas – nervas siauresnis terminas – gilusis epineuriumas siauresnis… …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • Epineurium — nervo jungiamojo audinio dangalas statusas T sritis histologija atitikmenys: lot. Epineurium ryšiai: platesnis terminas – periferinė nervų sistema siauresnis terminas – gilusis epineuriumas siauresnis terminas – paviršinis epineuriumas sinonimas… …   Medicininės histologijos ir embriologijos vardynas

  • epineurium — n. [Gr. epi, upon; neuron, nerve] 1. Outermost connective tissue sheath on the nerve. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The fibrous connecting tissue that invests a nerve ganglion …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 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

  • 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

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