Nasmyth's membrane


Na·​smyth's membrane ˈnā-smiths- How to pronounce Nasmyth's membrane (audio)
: the thin cuticular remains of the enamel organ which surrounds the enamel of a tooth during its fetal development and for a brief period after birth

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“Nasmyth's membrane.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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