semitendinosus

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semitendinosus

[‚sem·ē‚ten·də′nō·səs]
(anatomy)
One of the hamstring muscles, arising from the ischium and inserted into the tibia.
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Hybrid medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction using the semitendinous tendon for recurrent patellar dislocation: minimum 3 years' follow-up.
Puddu G: method for reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament using the semitendinous tendon, Am J Sports Med 8: 402, 1980.
Effect of the feeding system on the fatty acid composition, expression of the Delta(9)-desaturase, Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor Alpha, Gamma, and Sterol Regulatory Element Binding Protein 1 genes in the semitendinous muscle of light lambs of the Rasa Aragonesa breed.
Through a mini oblique incision from patellar tendon medial, semitendinous and gracilis grafts were taken out.
8 yrs) three months after ACL reconstruction (with semitendinous graft) in the right knee, on average 4.
Ipsilateral bone-patellar tendon-bone (BPTB) autografts were used for reconstruction in 72 patients; the remaining 41 patients, referred to as the hamstring tendon autograft (HT) group, had reconstruction with either ipsilateral triple semitendinosus autografts (32) or quadruple semitendinous autografts (9).
The purpose of this study is to analyze fiber types constituting male Wistar rat semitendinous muscle and its myosin heavy chains, as well as to show these muscular fiber behavior when submitted to intermittent training.
All-inside anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using semitendinous tendon and soft threaded biodegradable interference screw fixation.