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  • myelin sheath
  • In the central nervous system, myelin develops when oligodendrocytes, which are a type of brain cell, repeatedly wrap their cellular processes around the axons of nerve cells forming a compact stack of cell membranes, a so-called myelin sheath. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A myelin sheath not only has a high lipid content but also contains two main proteins, the synthesis of which needs to be carefully regulated. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Optic
  • 26. Optic nerve with 27. (wikipedia.org)
  • Venous sinus stenting may offer equal efficacy and lower failure and complication rates than traditional surgical approaches such as optic nerve sheath fenestration and cerebrospinal fluid diversion 3) . (neurocirugia.com)
  • Three hundred forty-one patients were treated with optic nerve sheath fenestration (ONSF), 128 patients with lumboperitoneal shunting (LPS), 72 patients with ventriculoperitoneal shunting (VPS), 155 patients with venous sinus stenting and 32 patients with bariatric surgery. (neurocirugia.com)