Definition of medullated. Meaning of medullated. Synonyms of medullated

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Definition of medullated

medullated
Nerve fiber (Anat.), one of the fibers of which nerves are made up. These fibers are either medullated or nonmedullated. in both kinds the essential part is the translucent threadlike axis cylinder which is continuous the whole length of the fiber. Nerve stretching (Med.), the operation of stretching a nerve in order to remedy diseases such as tetanus, which are supposed to be influenced by the condition of the nerve or its connections.
Medullated
Medullated Me*dul"la*ted, a. (Anat.) Furnished with a medulla or marrow, or with a medullary sheath; as, a medullated nerve fiber.

Meaning of medullated from wikipedia

- Myelin is a lipid-rich (fatty) substance that surrounds nerve cell axons (the nervous system’s wires) to insulate them and increase the rate at which information...
- objectionable trait. Medullated fibers can take less dye, standing out in the finished garment, and are weaker. The proportion of medullated fibers is higher...
- capsule formed by the expansion of the connective-tissue sheath of a medullated fiber, and containing a soft semifluid core in which the axis-cylinder...
- Internodal segment Diagram of longitudinal sections of medullated nerve fibers. Medullated nerve fibers stained with silver nitrate. Details Part of Axon...
- Neurilemma Diagram of longitudinal sections of medullated nerve fibers. Cross section of an axon. 1. Axon 2. Nucleus of Schwann cell 3. Schwann cell 4...
- three types of fiber: kemp, medullated fibers, and true wool fibers. Secondary follicles only produce true wool fibers. Medullated fibers share nearly identical...
- alkaloids from yew (Taxus baccata) on the action potential in the Xenopus medullated axon". Experentia. 31: 337–338. Wilson, Christina R.; Sauer, John-Michael;...
- becomes almost invisible clearly revealing contaminants such as dark and medullated fibers and vegetable matter. Benzyl alcohol is an ingredient used in the...
- ray (disambiguation) In arthropods, a part of the optic lobe Used in medullated, a deprecated word for myelinated neurons. Non-medical uses of the term...
- Myelin incisure Diagram of longitudinal sections of medullated nerve fibers. (Incisure labeled at upper left.) Details System Nervous system Identifiers...
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