tenosuspension

tenosuspension

 [ten″o-sus-pen´shun]
attachment of the head of the humerus to the acromion by a strip of tendon; it is done for habitual dislocation of the shoulder.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ten·o·sus·pen·sion

(ten'ō-sŭs-pen'shŭn),
Using a tendon as a suspensory ligament, sometimes as a free graft or in continuity.
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ten·o·sus·pen·sion

(ten'ō-sŭs-pen'shŭn)
Using a tendon as a suspensory ligament, sometimes as a free graft or in continuity.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012