A 28-year-old male asked:
What is the definition or description of: tendon?
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Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Connect muscle-bone : Tendons are made up of collagen and are the functional tissue that interfaces between muscles and bone. Muscles generate force that is transmitted through its tendon that inserts on a specific bone that is moved in the plane of the connecting joint made up of adjacent bones.
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