tendon sheath

noun

Medical Definition of tendon sheath

: a synovial sheath covering a tendon (as in the hand or foot)

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“Tendon sheath.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tendon%20sheath. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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