Definition of Medullated nerve fiber

1. Noun. A nerve fiber encased in a sheath of myelin.

Exact synonyms: Myelinated Nerve Fiber
Generic synonyms: Nerve Fiber, Nerve Fibre
Terms within: Medullary Sheath, Myelin Sheath



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Medullated Nerve Fiber

medullary pyramid
medullary ray
medullary sarcoma
medullary sheath
medullary space
medullary spinal arteries
medullary sponge kidney
medullary stria of thalamus
medullary striae of fourth ventricle
medullary substance
medullary teniae
medullary tube
medullas
medullate
medullated
medullated nerve fiber (current term)
medullated nerve fibre
medullation
medullectomy
medullin
medullization
medullo-
medulloarthritis
medulloblastoma
medullocell
medulloepithelioma
medullomyoblastoma
medullæ
medusa
medusa's head

Literary usage of Medullated nerve fiber

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1. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1915)
"signify an attempt at regeneration on the part of the medullated nerve fiber. In the absence of the embryonic nerve fiber, the degenerated myelin was ..."

2. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1915)
"signify an attempt at regeneration on the part of the medullated nerve fiber. In the absence of the embryonic nerve fiber, the degenerated myelin was ..."

3. Kirkes' Handbook of Physiology by William Senhouse Kirkes, Charles Wilson Greene (1922)
"End-bulb of Krause. a, medullated nerve fiber; b, capsule of corpuscle. FIG. 104.—A Termination of a medullated nerve fiber in Tendon, lower half with ..."

4. Surgery, Its Principles and Practice by William Williams Keen (1907)
"In a medullated nerve-fiber the axis-cylinder is surrounded by the ... The latter, when un- branched. becomes the axis-cylinder of a medullated nerve-fiber. ..."

5. A Practical Physiology: A Text-book for Higher Schools by Albert Franklin Blaisdell (1899)
"A, a medullated nerve fiber, nerve may have one or many of these strands. ... B, a medullated nerve fiber at a node or constriction of Ranvier; ..."

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