tendolysis ten·dol·y·sis (těn-dŏl’ĭ-sĭs) or te·nol·y·sis (tě-nō’ĭ-sĭs)
The release of a tendon from adhesions, usually by surgery.
noun 1. Anatomy. a cord or band of dense, tough, inelastic, white, fibrous tissue, serving to connect a muscle with a bone or part; sinew. 2. a reinforcing strand in prestressed concrete. noun 1. a cord or band of white inelastic collagenous tissue that attaches a muscle to a bone or some other part; sinew […]
verb (used with object) 1. to attend to by work or services, care, etc.: to tend a fire. 2. to look after; watch over and care for; minister to or wait on with service: to tend the sick. 3. Nautical. to handle or attend to (a rope). verb (used without object) 4. to attend by […]
- Tendon cell
tendon cell n. Any of various elongated fibroblastic cells arranged in rows between the collagenous tendon fibers.
noun, Pathology. 1. inflammation of a tendon. noun 1. inflammation of a tendon tendonitis ten·do·ni·tis (těn’də-nī’tĭs) n. Variant of tendinitis. tendinitis ten·di·ni·tis or ten·do·ni·tis (těn’də-nī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of a tendon.