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Tendons

tendon sheath

(Science: anatomy) A membranous sleeve which envelops the tendon and creates a lubricated low-friction environment for easy movement.


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Can anyone help me with these 2 diagrams?

... question is 1.match each part of the joint (lettered a-d to those indicated in the diagram above. a. tendons b. ligaments c. muscle d bone Here's the second diagram, i already labeled it but I'm not sure its correct. http://desmond.imageshack.us/Himg815/scaled.php?server=815&filename=capturehf.png&res=landing ...

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by wolf1994
Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:27 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can anyone help me with these 2 diagrams?
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Views: 1177

A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?

... "organs" and "structures." For instance, from the list above, I would consider the cornea, heart valves, islets, and bones and tendons to be structures, blood (and maybe marrow) to be a tissue, and arms and legs appendages, not organs, but I wouldn't consider myself a definitive ...

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by Darby
Mon Apr 02, 2012 10:21 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?
Replies: 5
Views: 31549

A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?

... lungs, pancreas, face, skin, bone marrow, blood, heart valves, islets of Langerhans, ovaries, arms, legs, penis, small bowel, bone, uterus, tendons, stomach.its informative for you.

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by einfopedia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 10:33 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: A complete list of the 78 organs in the human body ?
Replies: 5
Views: 31549

Transport In Plants

... transported in the first few growth rings. The answer to the second question: Structure refers to how the (body ) is put together-bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments - then onto organ structure, down to the cellular level- Function refers to how (the body ) works,what does it do ? example-structure ...

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by kika
Tue Aug 02, 2011 10:40 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transport In Plants
Replies: 3
Views: 10308

Re: why does stretching feel good?

... might think that the bigger the stretch the more pleasurable the sensation.... This is probably true to a certain extent, since we do stretch our tendons and muscles during our normal activities of the day, like when we jumped and reached for prey during our species early days, in this case the ...

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by droog
Thu Jul 14, 2011 8:14 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: why does stretching feel good?
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