aponeurosis, pl. aponeuroses

[NA]. A fibrous sheet or flat, expanded tendon, giving attachment to muscular fibers and serving as the means of origin or insertion of a flat muscle; it sometimes also performs the office of a fascia for other muscles.


[G. the end of the muscle where it becomes tendon, fr. apo, from, + neuron, sinew]

bicipital aponeurosis

Denonvilliers‘ aponeurosis

epicranial aponeurosis

aponeurosis epicranialis

extensor aponeurosis

aponeurosis of external abdominal oblique muscle

aponeurosis of insertion

aponeurosis of internal abdominal oblique muscle

aponeurosis of investment

aponeurosis linguae

lingual aponeurosis

aponeurosis musculi bicipitis brachii

aponeurosis of origin

aponeurosis palatina

palatine aponeurosis

palmar aponeurosis

aponeurosis palmaris

Petit’s aponeurosis

aponeurosis pharyngea

plantar aponeurosis

aponeurosis plantaris

Sibson’s aponeurosis

temporal aponeurosis

thoracolumbar aponeurosis

aponeurosis of vastus muscles