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Scalene Tendons

Summary Information: Scalene Tendons

Scalene Tendons: The scalene tendons are paired bands of connective tissue made of collagen that connect the scalene muscles to bone. The scalene tendons enable the scalene muscles to elevate the first and second ribs and assist with the act of inspiration, among a variety of other functions.

Conditions that can afflict the scalene tendons include whiplash, tears, rupture, and strains.

Closely Related Organs: Scalene Tendons

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Scalene Tendons:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Scalene Tendons

The following conditions are related to the organ: Scalene Tendons:

Other Names: Scalene Tendons

The following are other names for the organ: Scalene Tendons:

  • Lateral vertebral tendons

Sub Parts: Scalene Tendons

The following list contains sub-parts of the organ: Scalene Tendons:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Scalene Tendons

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Scalene Tendons:

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Scalene Tendons: Related Topics

  • Tendons

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