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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injury of the semitendinosus muscle in his left thigh that does not affect
14] Edema and fatty infiltration scores were calculated in the gluteus maximus and thigh muscles (vastus intermedius, vastus medialis, vastus lateralis, rectus femoris, biceps femoris, semitendinosus, semimembranosus, adductor magnus, sartorius, long adductor, and gracilis).
Vestergaard M, Oksbjerg N and P Henckel Influence of feeding intensity, grazing and finishing feeding on muscle fibre characteristics and meat colour of semitendinosus, longissimus dorsi and supraspinatus muscles of young bulls.
The sutures of the proximal two anchors were passed through the biceps femoris, the sutures from the central anchor were passed through the semitendinosus tendon, and the sutures from the distal two anchors were passed through the semimembranosus tendon.
Comparison of methods for measuring sarcomere length in beef semitendinosus muscle.
The electromyographic (EMG) activity was recorded from the leg flexor [biceps femoris (BF) and semitendinosus (ST)] and extensor (vastus lateralis and rectus femoris) muscles with a portable 8-channel Muscle TesterTM device (ME6000, Mega Electronics, Kuopio, Finland).
Farr and Schepsis [27] support the use of a doubled semitendinosus allograft, not for its strength but rather to reproduce the broad attachment site on the patella.
25), who found positive responses with increased T2 signal immediately after the practice of Nordic walking in the biceps femoris (short head), semitendinosus, and semimembranosus.
Muscle activity was recorded by an electromyography (Noraxon Myosystem) at a frequency of 1000 Hz, which was synchronized with the Vicon[TM] Motion system in order to quantify dynamic muscle function of vastus medialis (VM), vastus lateralis (VL), rectus femoris (RF), semitendinosus (ST), and biceps femoris (BF).
The semitendinosus muscle was dissected and sections were stained for alkali ATPase and hematoxylin eosin stain.
In the other group of remaining fifteen patients, tendon autograft in form of semitendinosus was harvested from ipsilateral knee using a tendon stripper.
In this study, the sensory analysis results of the samples obtained from the Longissimus Dorsi (LD), triceps brachi (TB) and semitendinosus (SMD) muscles of the Awassi and Red Karaman sheep breeds were tried to be researched by using the Grey Relational Analysis together with which ones were more preferred in terms of breed and muscle type.