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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At this point, botulinum toxin injection was performed in a hamstring muscle group as follows: 450 Units (U) of Dysport[R] were divided into 3 injections of 100 U in the biceps femoralis and 3 injections of 50 U in semitendinous. We associated cast in maximal extension.
Hybrid medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction using the semitendinous tendon for recurrent patellar dislocation: minimum 3 years' follow-up.
(10.) 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.
Lee and associates (39) tested the performance of non-anatomic (Weaver Dunn and modified Weaver Dunn) versus anatomic (semitendinous allograft) reconstructions on cadavers.
We tested postural stability in fifteen men (aged 25.9 [+ or -] 0.8 yrs) three months after ACL reconstruction (with semitendinous graft) in the right knee, on average 4.3 months after rupture and 15 controls (age 24.3 [+ or -] 0.6 yrs) after signing informed consent forms.
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).