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Descriptor English:   Tendons 
Descriptor Spanish:   Tendones 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Tend§es 
Synonyms English:   Endotenon
Para-Articular Tendon
Para-Articular Tendons
Paraarticular Tendon
Paraarticular Tendons
Tendon, Para-Articular
Tendon, Paraarticular
Tendons, Para Articular
Tendons, Para-Articular
Tendons, Paraarticular  
Tree Number:   A02.880
Definition English:   Fibrous bands or cords of CONNECTIVE TISSUE at the ends of SKELETAL MUSCLE FIBERS that serve to attach the MUSCLES to bones and other structures. 
Indexing Annotation English:   tendon rupture: coordinate TENDON INJURIES with RUPTURE; /surg: consider TENDON TRANSFER; /transpl: do not confuse with TENDON TRANSFER; for specifically located tendons coordinate with general area of tendon, not a bone term, (metacarpal tendon = TENDONS + HAND or FINGERS, not METACARPUS); "false tendons" of heart = PURKINJE FIBERS
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Tendons/injuries use Tendon Injuries
See Related English:   Tendon Transfer
History Note English:   1963; /transplantation was TENDON TRANSPLANTATION 1963-65 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IR innervation
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PA pathology
PH physiology PP physiopathology
RE radiation effects SU surgery
TR transplantation UL ultrastructure
VI virology  
Record Number:   14088 
Unique Identifier:   D013710 

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