Peritenon | definition of peritenon by Medical dictionary
tendinous sheath of ex·ten·sor car·pi ul·na·ris mus·cle [TA]
the dorsal carpal synovial tendon sheath surrounding the tendon of the extensor carpi ulnaris in its course deep to the extensor retinaculum.
peritenon An obsolete term that formerly referred to peritendinous fibroconnective tissue.
peritenon (pĕr″ĭ-tē′nŏn) [″ + tenon, tendon]
The sheath of a tendon.
the connective tissue structures attached to and surrounding a tendon.
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Bu sekilde safen sinirin infrapatellar dali ve peritenon
korunur ve rekonstruksiyon kalitesinde de herhangi bir bozulma gozlenmez.
The Achilles tendon, like the triceps tendon, does not have a tendon sheath and is surrounded by fibrofatty tissue called the peritenon
The dissection plane is between the peritenon
and the neurovascular bundle, with the neurovascular bundle being taken with the flap.