/ (ˌɛndəʊˈnjʊərɪəm) /
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the delicate connective tissue surrounding nerve fibres within a bundle
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Word Origin for endoneurium
New Latin, from endo- + neuro- + -ium
Words nearby endoneurium
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Medical definitions for endoneurium
[ ĕn′dō-nur′ē-əm ]
n. pl. en•do•neu•ri•a (-nur′ē-ə)
The delicate connective tissue enveloping individual nerve fibers within a peripheral nerve.Henle's sheath
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