myoneural junction

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Related to myoneural junction: neuromuscular junction
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Noun1.myoneural junction - the junction between a nerve fiber and the muscle it supplies
synapse - the junction between two neurons (axon-to-dendrite) or between a neuron and a muscle; "nerve impulses cross a synapse through the action of neurotransmitters"
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Combined involvement of muscle, nerve, and myoneural junction following Leptospira infection.
Procaine, pentobarbital and halothane: effects on the mammalian myoneural junction. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 1971; 177:360-368.
Myasthenia gravis is a disorder of the myoneural junction (where the motor neurons from the brain and spinal cord connect and innervate the skeletal muscles).