mesaxon

[ mĕz-ăksŏn′ ]

n.

The plasma membrane of the neurolemma that surrounds a nerve axon.

Nearby words

  1. mesaortitis,
  2. mesarch,
  3. mesarteritis,
  4. mesatipellic,
  5. mesatipellic pelvis,
  6. mesc,
  7. mescal,
  8. mescal bean,
  9. mescal button,
  10. mescalero


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