"Tendon Transfer" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Surgical procedure by which a tendon is incised at its insertion and placed at an anatomical site distant from the original insertion. The tendon remains attached at the point of origin and takes over the function of a muscle inactivated by trauma or disease.
- Tendon Transfer
- Tendon Transfers
- Transfer, Tendon
- Transfers, Tendon
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Tendon Transfer" by people in Profiles.
Li X, Galvin JW, Zalneraitis BH, Gasbarro G, Parada SA, Eichinger JK, Boileau P, Warner JJP, Elhassan BT. Muscle Tendon Transfers Around the Shoulder: Diagnosis, Treatment, Surgical Techniques, and Outcomes. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2022 05 04; 104(9):833-850.
Oyer SL, Nellis J, Ishii LE, Boahene KD, Byrne PJ. Comparison of Objective Outcomes in Dynamic Lower Facial Reanimation With Temporalis Tendon and Gracilis Free Muscle Transfer. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 12 01; 144(12):1162-1168.
Saunders RA, Kruger SJ, Lall-Trail JK, Rust PF. A 10-year overview of double elevator muscle weakening procedures. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007 May; 125(5):634-8.
Guzzanti V, Falciglia F, Stanitski CL. Physeal-sparing intraarticular anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in preadolescents. Am J Sports Med. 2003 Nov-Dec; 31(6):949-53.
Kushner BJ, Sprunger DT, Saunders RA, Nucci P, McKeown CA, Gottlob I, Archer SM. Grand rounds #50: A case of a lost medial rectus muscle in an eye in which the inferior rectus muscle "pulled in two". Binocul Vis Strabismus Q. 1998; 13(2):116-23.
Burton RI, Pellegrini VD. Surgical management of basal joint arthritis of the thumb. Part II. Ligament reconstruction with tendon interposition arthroplasty. J Hand Surg Am. 1986 May; 11(3):324-32.