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Descriptor English:   Ligaments 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ligamentos 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ligamentos 
Synonyms English:   Ligament  
Tree Number:   A02.513
Definition English:   Shiny, flexible bands of fibrous tissue connecting together articular extremities of bones. They are pliant, tough, and inextensile. 
Indexing Annotation English:   coordinate with site; joint ligaments = LIGAMENTS, ARTICULAR
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   8198 
Unique Identifier:   D008022 

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