from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Inflammation of a tendon sheath.
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- n. An inflammation of the fluid-filled sheath (the synovium) that surrounds a tendon.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Inflammation of the synovial sheath of a tendon.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. inflammation of a tendon and its enveloping sheath
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Whether or not it was carpal tunnel syndrome before, now I have been diagnosed with De Quervain's tenosynovitis, which is just a really fancy way of saying inflamed thumb tendons.
Extensor tenosynovitis has been described with windy cold exposure in temperatures from 0 to -25 ºC .
Extensor tenosynovitis of the hand from cold exposure.
The increased incidence of tenosynovitis in female food industry workers was attributed to the low ambient temperature .
The book that rapidly compromises the circulation to your feet if it rests on your lap, places your wrists at high risk of a bout of tenosynovitis if you hold it up.
A repetitive strain type injury, possibly a tenosynovitis of the wrist, even having opted for the abbreviated signature that must have meant marathon sessions everywhere but I'll bet Ma Phillip is not complaining.
Latona Allison developed tenosynovitis in her right wrist and now cannot work as a driver.
To -- I hope -- forestall a recurrence of the malady tenosynovitis or tendonitis, whichever, I am going to try it on an every-other-day schedule, alternating with a couple sets of fifteen chin-ups on the off-days.
De Quervain's tenosynovitis, where the tendons become so inflamed that it becomes painful to move your thumb, affecting your ability to hold things, Professor Hedge said.
Once a tendon is torn, complications like tendonitis or tenosynovitis may develop.