hamstring tendon


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one of the tendons at the back of the knee

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Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A meta-analysis comparing patellar tendon and hamstring tendon autografts.
Reconstructive surgery generally now involves minimally invasive surgery, taking a strip of the knee cap tendon or hamstring tendon from the back of the thigh and using this tissue to create a new ligament and fix it in the knee, to replace the old ACL.
The next day, the Mets announce that Reyes has a tear in his right hamstring tendon.
Hussey was earlier dumped from the final squad after being considered too big a risk following his surgery on a hamstring tendon last month.
I ruptured my lateral ligament, my lateral hamstring tendon and damaged my cruciate ligament.
The 22-year-old missed training with the Kangaroos to have scans on the problem, and they revealed a partial tear to the hamstring tendon - which will rule the Parramatta Eels star out for six weeks.
The Czech international has been on the sidelines for 18 months with a hamstring tendon injury, but is expected to be ready for the start of the new campaign after playing against Barnet at the weekend.
Eventually he had surgery and it emerged he had a problem with his hamstring tendon.
2005), Hamstring tendon versus patellar tendon anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using biodegradable interference fit fixation: a prospective matched-group analysis, Am J Sports Med.
I just tweaked the lower part of the hamstring tendon behind the knee and it needs rest.
To extend your back thigh think of pulling up from the hamstring tendon of your outer back knee to your buttock.
Injuries will force Ball to shuffle the pack again with central defender and newly-appointed skipper Steven Caldwell ruled out with a hamstring tendon problem and Julio Arca almost certainly missing with a hamstring injury.
We use a knife to skin in a ring around the hind leg, being careful not to cut the hamstring tendon.
Hamstring tendon grafts for reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament: biomechanical evaluation of the use of multiple strands and tensioning techniques.