plastic repair of a tendon. adj., adj tenoplas´tic.
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Reparative or plastic surgery of the tendons.
[Mediev. L. tendo (tendin-), tendon, + G. plastos, formed]
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Reparative or plastic surgery of the tendons.
Synonym(s): tendinoplasty, tendoplasty, tenoplasty.
[tenonto- + G. plastos, formed]
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It is pointed out that anti-inflammatory drugs are commonly used for sports related tendon injuries or tendinoplasty treatment (Tsai et al., 2010).
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Additional techniques include Barron and Eaton's double interposition arthroplasty (42) as well as King and Eglseder's ECRB Tendinoplasty. (43)