calcaneal tendon

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cal·ca·ne·al ten·don

the thick tendon of insertion of the triceps surae (gastrocnemius and soleus) into the tuberosity of the calcaneus.

calcaneal tendon


(ten'don) [L. tendo, stem tendin-, tendon]
Fibrous connective tissue serving for the attachment of muscles to bones and other parts. Synonym: sinew; tendo

Achilles tendon

See: Achilles tendon

annular tendon

Annulus of Zinn.

calcaneal tendon

Achilles tendon.

central tendon

, central tendon of diaphragm
The central portion of the diaphragm, consisting of a flat aponeurosis into which the muscle fibers of the diaphragm are inserted.

conjoined tendon

A single tendon that is connected to the ends of two different muscles.
Synonym: conjoint tendon

conjoint tendon

conjoined tendon

hamstring tendon

hamstring (1).

heel tendon

Achilles tendon.

tendon of Todaro

A bundle of collagen fibers of variable thickness that connects the wall of the right atrium and the valve of the inferior vena cava.

tendon of Zinn

See: Zinn, Johann

calcaneal tendon

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It may insert into the calcaneal tendon, calcaneus or the flexor retinaculum.
The Achilles tendon (Common Calcaneal Tendon, CCT)) is the strongest tendon of the musculoskeletal system in dog.