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hamstring is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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1. Any of the tendons that form the medial and lateral boundaries of the popliteal space.
2. Any of three muscles on the posterior aspect of the thigh (the semitendinosus, semimembranosus, and biceps femoris). They flex the leg and adduct and extend the thigh.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Hamstring." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760352/all/inner_hamstring.
Hamstring. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760352/all/inner_hamstring. Accessed June 26, 2019.
Hamstring. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760352/all/inner_hamstring
Hamstring [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 26]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760352/all/inner_hamstring.
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