from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or pertaining to the endoneurium.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or consisting of endoneurium.
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Prior to developing the blood-nerve barrier model, Ubogu and his colleagues used several laboratory methods to verify that these specialized blood vessel cells, called primary human endoneurial endothelial cells, were the cells that formed blood vessels within the innermost layer of peripheral nerves.
Murakami S et al. (1996) Bell palsy and herpes simplex virus: identification of viral DNA in endoneurial fluid and muscle.
Herpes Simplex Virus 1 and Bell's Palsy Virologic analysis of endoneurial fluid obtained during decompression surgery revealed HSV-1 DNA in 11 out of 14 patients with Bell's palsy.
If someone (analogous to Plimer, Monckton, etc) wrote a book that said "neurofibromatosis does not affect endoneurial fibroblasts", I wouldn't be able to judge whether this was likely to be true.
And if the people claiming that "neurofibromatosis does not affect endoneurial fibroblasts" have never published anything in the medical literature, have no relevant qualifications, and are associated with lobby groups that stand to benefit from fibroblast sales, then perhaps, just perhaps, you might get an inkling of a suspicion that their opinions aren't particularly trustworthy.
Suppose further that every medical expert I asked about the book immediately fell about laughing and said "of course, neurofibromatosis affects endoneurial fibroblasts, that's obvious!