from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Surrounding a muscle or muscles. Often used to characterize patterns of inflammation found in myopathic disease. Endomysial and perimysial patterns of inflammation are in contrast to perivascular inflammation which surrounds blood vessels.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Surrounding a muscle or muscles.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the perimysium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Investing a muscle, as a sheath of connective tissue or a fascia; of or pertaining to perimysium.


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