Ronald A. Bergman, Ph.D., Adel K. Afifi, M.D., Paul M. Heidger,
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Rhesus monkey, osmium tetroxide, 612 x.
Axons unstained: Note variation in size.
Myelin sheath: Dense sleeve around axons. Myelin sheaths in the peripheral nervous system are elaborated by Schwann cells.
Compare this preparation with that of Plate 113, in which axons only are stained.
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