perimysium definition

  • noun:
    • The sheath of connective muscle enveloping packages of muscle fibers.
    • A layer of connective muscle which encompasses a few muscle fibers into bundles.
    • The connective structure sheath which encompasses a muscle, and directs partitions inwards involving the packages of muscular fibers.
    • The outer investment or sheath of areolar structure which encompasses a muscle, delivering inward partitions between your fasciculi.
    • the sheath of connective tissue that covers a bundle of muscle fibers

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