axolemma definition

  • noun:
    • the top membrane layer of an axon
    • In neurology, a membrane investing the neuraxon or axis-cylinder of a nerve-fiber.
    • external membrane layer addressing an axon
    • The surface membrane of an axon
    • In neurology, a membrane spending the neuraxon or axis-cylinder of a nerve-fiber.
    • outer membrane covering an axon

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