weeping sinew


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sinew

 [sin´u]
a tendon of a muscle.
weeping sinew an encysted ganglion, chiefly on the back of the hand, containing synovial fluid.

weeping sinew

A so-called ganglion cyst, which are usually found on the back of the hand, that leaks synovial fluid; it is not used in the working medical parlance.

weeping sinew

An obsolete term for ganglion cyst.
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weeping sinew

A circumscribed cystic swelling of a tendon sheath.
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