Schwann sheath


Schwann sheath
신경집, 슈반초

English-Korean animal medical dictionary. 2013.

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  • Sheath of Schwann — Sheath Sheath, n. [OE. schethe, AS. sc[=ae][eth], sce[ a][eth], sc[=e][eth]; akin to OS. sk[=e][eth]ia, D. scheede, G. scheide, OHG. sceida, Sw. skida, Dan. skede, Icel. skei[eth]ir, pl., and to E. shed, v.t., originally meaning, to separate, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Schwann cell — shwän n a cell that forms spiral layers around a myelinated nerve fiber between two nodes of Ranvier and forms the myelin sheath consisting of the inner spiral layers from which the protoplasm has been squeezed out Schwann shvän Theodor Ambrose… …   Medical dictionary

  • Sheath — Sheath, n. [OE. schethe, AS. sc[=ae][eth], sce[ a][eth], sc[=e][eth]; akin to OS. sk[=e][eth]ia, D. scheede, G. scheide, OHG. sceida, Sw. skida, Dan. skede, Icel. skei[eth]ir, pl., and to E. shed, v.t., originally meaning, to separate, to part.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sheath knife — Sheath Sheath, n. [OE. schethe, AS. sc[=ae][eth], sce[ a][eth], sc[=e][eth]; akin to OS. sk[=e][eth]ia, D. scheede, G. scheide, OHG. sceida, Sw. skida, Dan. skede, Icel. skei[eth]ir, pl., and to E. shed, v.t., originally meaning, to separate, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Schwann's sheath — [So called from Theodor Schwann, a German anatomist of the 19th century.] (Anat.) The neurilemma. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sheath of Schwann — shwän n NEURILEMMA T. A. H. Schwann see SCHWANN CELL * * * neurilemma …   Medical dictionary

  • Schwann's sheath — n NEURILEMMA …   Medical dictionary

  • Schwann's white substance — Schwann s white sub stance (Anat.) The substance of the medullary sheath. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Schwann cell — Schwann′ cell n. hic (lab cbl) a cell of the peripheral nervous system that wraps around a nerve fiber, jelly roll fashion, forming the myelin sheath • Etymology: 1930–35; after T. Schwann, who first described it …   From formal English to slang

  • Schwann cell — [shwän] n. any of the cells covering the myelin sheath that surrounds and insulates an axon of a nerve cell: see also NODE OF RANVIER …   English World dictionary

  • Schwann cell — Structure of a typical neuron Schwann cells wrapped around an axon Dendrite …   Wikipedia