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Blood-Nerve Barrier MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Blood-Nerve Barrier
Tree Number(s)
A07.037
A08.800.800.090
Unique ID
D049428
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D049428
Scope Note
The barrier between the perineurium of PERIPHERAL NERVES and the endothelium (ENDOTHELIUM, VASCULAR) of endoneurial CAPILLARIES. The perineurium acts as a diffusion barrier, but ion permeability at the blood-nerve barrier is still higher than at the BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER.
NLM Classification #
WL 500
Previous Indexing
Endothelium, Vascular (1970-2004)
See Also
Capillary Permeability
Public MeSH Note
2005
History Note
2005
Date Established
2005/01/01
Date of Entry
2004/07/07
Blood-Nerve Barrier Preferred
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