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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0474
Name: Medial Hamstring Lengthening (Open) Type for Left Side
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Multiple Pre-Defined Values
Definition:

Surgical lenthening of the hamstrings with the goal of increasing knee extension at initial contact.
Semitendinosis: one of the muscles making up the hamstrings located at the posterior and medial aspect of the thigh
Semimembranous: most medial of the three hamstring muscles lying postermedially in the thigh and deep to the semitendinosus.
Gracilis: most superficial muscle on the medial side of the thigh

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Semitendinosis
2 Semimembranous
3 Gracilis
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 2.1