Schmidt-Lanterman incisure

[shmĭt-]
n.
  1. Any of the funnel-shaped breaks in the myelin sheath of nerve fibers, each corresponding to strands of cytoplasm that separate the two membranes composing the myelin sheath.Lanterman's incisure
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