TITLE

demyelinate

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p554
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "demyelinate" is presented. Demyelinate refers to the removal of myelin sheath of nerve tissue. The term originated from the word "myelos" which means marrow. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21225139

 

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