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Tendon Sheath

A tendon sheath is a layer of membrane around a tendon. It permits the tendon to move. It has two layers: synovial sheath and fibrous tendon sheath. Wikipedia

Terms to know

Body Fiber
In the body, fiber refers to tissue made of long threadlike cells, such as muscle fiber or nerve fiber.
Body Membrane
A very thin layer of tissue that covers a surface.
Synovial Membrane
A layer of connective tissue that lines the cavities of joints, tendon sheaths, and bursae (fluid-filled sacs between tendons and bones). The synovial membrane makes synovial fluid, which has a lubricating function.
Tendons
Tough, fibrous, cord-like tissue that connects muscle to bone or another structure, such as an eyeball. Tendons help the bone or structure to move.

Terms to know

Body Fiber
In the body, fiber refers to tissue made of long threadlike cells, such as muscle fiber or nerve fiber....
Body Membrane
A very thin layer of tissue that covers a surface....
Synovial Membrane
A layer of connective tissue that lines the cavities of joints, tendon sheaths, and bursae (fluid-filled sacs...
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