Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Axolemma

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_351

Definition

Membrane around the nerve cell; the membranous sheath that encloses the long thin extension of a nerve cell (axon).

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