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Tendon sheaths are used to?

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    Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "tendon sheath function" to get these possible sources:

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    In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.

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