palmar aponeurosis

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palmar aponeurosis

[′päm·ər ‚ap·ə·nə′rōs·əs]
(anatomy)
Bundles of fibrous connective tissue which radiate from the tendons of the deep fascia of the forearm toward the proximal ends of the fingers.
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Biomechanical properties of elastase treated palmar aponeuroses.
Biomechanical properties of normal tendons, normal palmar aponeuroses and tissues from patients with Dupuytren's contracture subjected to elastase and chondroitinase treatment.