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tendon sheath

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A fibrous sheath lined with synovial membrane and containing synovial fluid, which surrounds the paratenon of some tendons which are close to bones. Tendon sheaths surround many of the long...

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tendon sheath

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A fibrous sheath lined with synovial membrane and containing synovial fluid, which surrounds the paratenon of some tendons which are close to bones. Tendon sheaths surround many of the long...

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tendon sheath

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 39 words.

A fibrous sheath lined with synovial membrane and containing synovial fluid, which surrounds the paratenon of some tendons which are close to bones. Tendon sheaths surround many of the long...

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Fibroma of tendon sheath

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 127 words.

Fibromas of tendon sheaths are difficult to distinguish from cysts. They are treated by excision with a small amount of

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Fibroma of tendon sheath

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Fibromas of tendon sheaths are difficult to distinguish from cysts. They are treated by excision with a small amount of sheath. Juvenile aponeurotic fibroma: a rapidly growing...

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Ultrastructural observations on the tendon sheath of the rat tail

Tadashi Gotoh, Noriaki Murashige and Kazuo Yamashita.

in Microscopy

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 0 words.

The ultrastructure of the tendon sheath of the rat tail tendon was examined with scanning and transmission electron microscopes. The tendon sheath was divided into three layers: the...

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paratenon

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Tissue between a tendon sheath and its tendon. The paratenon surrounds and nourishes the tendon.

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paratenon

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 16 words.

Tissue between a tendon sheath and its tendon. The paratenon surrounds and nourishes the tendon.

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synovia

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 14 words.

the fluid surrounding a joint or filling a tendon sheath.

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paratenon

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 15 words.

n. the tissue of a tendon sheath that fills up spaces round the tendon.

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paratenon n.

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 15 words.

the tissue of a tendon sheath that fills up spaces round the tendon.

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Kanavel’s signs

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 28 words.

Seen in suppurative Tenosynovitis of the flexor tendon sheath. • Tenderness over the flexor sheath. • Pain on passive extension.

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Brown syndrome

Robert J. Barry and Alastair K. Denniston.

in A Dictionary of Ophthalmology

P ublished online March 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ophthalmology. 17 words.

An ocular motility disorder attributed to mechanical restriction arising from the *superior oblique tendon sheath.

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peritendinitis crepitans

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Inflammation of the sheath around a tendon, which has been caused by friction or overuse, not by a trauma.

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tenosynovitis

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 42 words.

Inflammation of a tendon sheath caused by strain, calcium deposits, hypercholesterolaemia, gout, rheumatoid arthritis, etc. Claimed to be

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tenosynovitis

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 44 words.

Inflammation of a tendon sheath caused by strain, calcium deposits, hypercholesterolaemia, gout, rheumatoid arthritis, etc. Claimed to be

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tendovaginitis n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 41 words.

inflammatory thickening of the fibrous sheath containing one or more tendons, usually caused by repeated minor injury. It usually occurs

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synovia n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 29 words.

the thick colourless lubricating fluid that surrounds a joint or a bursa and fills a tendon sheath. It is secreted

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tenosynovitis n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 33 words.

inflammation of a tendon sheath, producing pain, swelling, and an audible creaking on movement. It may result from a bacterial

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synovia n.

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 29 words.

the thick colourless lubricating fluid that surrounds a joint or a bursa and fills a tendon sheath. It is secreted

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tendovaginitis n.

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 41 words.

inflammatory thickening of the fibrous sheath containing one or more tendons, usually caused by repeated minor injury. It usually occurs

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