endoneurium

/ (ˌɛndəʊˈnjʊərɪəm) /

noun

the delicate connective tissue surrounding nerve fibres within a bundle

Word Origin for endoneurium

New Latin, from endo- + neuro- + -ium
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Medicine definitions for endoneurium

endoneurium
[ ĕn′dō-nurē-əm ]

n. pl. en•do•neu•ri•a (-nurē-ə)

The delicate connective tissue enveloping individual nerve fibers within a peripheral nerve.Henle's sheath
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