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Tendon Transfer

"Tendon Transfer" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
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.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Tendon Transfer" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Tendon Transfer" was a major or minor topic of these publication.