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(mī'ō-kom'ă, -kom'ă-tă),
The connective tissue septum separating adjacent myotomes.
Synonym(s): myoseptum
[myo- + G. komma, a coin or the stamp of a coin]


(mī-ō-kŏm′mă) plural.myocommata [″ + komma, cut]
Septum dividing the myotomes.
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Ultrasound study revealed parallel positioning of the muscular fascicles relative to the longitudinal muscle axis, an unclear image of the myoseptum, absence of contractile reaction, a 20% to 30% echodensity enhancement from the initial value, and decrease in the muscle thickness (p < 0.