myelogenesis

myelogenesis

 [mi″ĕ-lo-jen´ĕ-sis]
1. development of the central nervous system.
2. the deposition of myelin around the axon.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

my·e·lo·gen·e·sis

(mī'ĕ-lō-jen'ĕ-sis),
1. Development of bone marrow.
2. Development of the central nervous system.
3. Formation of myelin around an axon.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

my·e·lo·gen·e·sis

(mī'ĕ-lō-jen'ĕ-sis)
1. Development of bone marrow.
2. Development of the central nervous system.
3. Formation of myelin around an axon.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Once the leakage has been stopped, the myelin sheaths could be repaired by the body's myelogenesis process with the prospect of a return to normal nerve function.