endomysium

[ ĕn′dō-mĭsē-əm, -mĭz- ]

n.

The fine connective tissue sheath surrounding a muscle fiber.

Nearby words

  1. endomycetales,
  2. endomyocardial,
  3. endomyocardial fibrosis,
  4. endomyocarditis,
  5. endomyometritis,
  6. endoneuritis,
  7. endoneurium,
  8. endonuclease,
  9. endoparasite,
  10. endopeptidase


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