perimysium


perimysium
The fibrous sheath enveloping each of the fascicles of skeletal muscle fibers. [peri- + G. mys, muscle]
- p. externum SYN: epimysium.
- p. internum in the older literature, a term referring to the connective tissue around secondary and tertiary fascicles and individual fibers and also to the supporting framework of the myocardium.

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peri·my·si·um .per-ə-'miz(h)-ē-əm n, pl -sia -ē-ə the connective-tissue sheath that surrounds a muscle and forms sheaths for the bundles of muscle fibers

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n.
the fibrous sheath that surrounds each bundle of muscle fibres.

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peri·mys·i·um (per″ĭ-misґe-əm) pl. perimysґia [peri- + Gr. mys muscle] [TA] the connective tissue demarcating a fascicle of skeletal muscle fibers; called also internal p., or p. internum. perimysial adj

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  • Perimysium — Per i*my si*um, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? about + ? muscle.] (Anat.) The connective tissue sheath which surrounds a muscle, and sends partitions inwards between the bundles of muscular fibers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perimysium — (v. gr.), Muskelhaut …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Perimysĭum — (griech.), die Bindegewebshülle, die eine größere Anzahl von Muskelprimitivbündeln oder einen ganzen Muskel umgibt …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Perimysium — Perimysium, griech., die Muskelhaut …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • perimysium — [per΄ə miz′ē əm] n. pl. perimysia [per΄i miz′ēə] [ModL < peri ,PERI + Gr mys, muscle (see MYO ) + IUM] connective tissue covering and binding together bundles of muscle fibers …   English World dictionary

  • Perimysium — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 103 GrayPage = 373 Caption = Structure of a skeletal muscle. (Perimysium labeled at top center.) Caption2 = System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = DorlandsSuf = Perimysium is a sheath… …   Wikipedia

  • Perimysium — jungiamasis audinys, supantis miocitų pluoštus statusas T sritis histologija, ląstelių chemija, histologinė chemija, audinių kultūra atitikmenys: lot. Perimysium ryšiai: platesnis terminas – griaučių skersaruožis raumeninis audinys sinonimas –… …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • Perimysium — raumens dangalas statusas T sritis gyvūnų anatomija, gyvūnų morfologija atitikmenys: lot. Perimysium ryšiai: platesnis terminas – raumenų mokslas …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

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

  • perimysium — noun (plural perimysia) Etymology: New Latin, irregular from peri + Greek mys mouse, muscle more at mouse Date: circa 1842 the connective tissue sheath that surrounds a muscle and forms sheaths for the bundles of muscle fibers …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • perimysium — perimysial, adj. /per euh miz ee euhm, mizh /, n., pl. perimysia / miz ee euh, mizh /. Anat. the connective tissue surrounding bundles of skeletal muscle fibers. [1835 45; irreg. from PERI + Gk mys mouse, muscle (cf. MYO ) + IUM] * * * …   Universalium


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