medullated


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Related to medullated: medullated fiber, medullated nerve
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(of neurons) covered with a layer of myelin

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It has been explored that medullated nerve fibres are a sign of Gorlin's syndrome - a feature of which is intracranial calcification.
Barb cells pile-up to form the ramus that eventually form a medullated part where large air cavities are present surrounded by a cortical part made of resistant feather keratin that sustain the whole barb.
Monilethrix is a hair disorder that results in periodic nodes or beading along the length of the hair with intervening, tapering constrictions that are not medullated.
Damage in more advanced cases also occurs in the medullated nerve fibers.
The authors postulated that medullated nerve fibers may contribute to myopia by creating axial enlargement.