MUSCULAR SYSTEM SPELLING AND TERM

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MEDICAL ASSISTANT SPELLING AND TERMINOLOGY (MUSCULAR SYSTEM)

MYOSCLEROSIS

HARDENING OF A MUSCLE

HYPERKINESIA

INCREASED MUSCULAR MOVEMENT

PARAPLEGIA

PARALYISIS OF THE LOWER TRUNK AND LEGS

QUADRIPLEGIA

PARALYSIS OF ALL FOUR EXTREMITIES

TORTICOLLIS

"STIFF NECK"

MYORRHAPHY

SUTURING OF A MUSCLE

EPIMYSIUM

OUTER COVERING OF A MUSCLE

ENDOMYSIUM

COVERING OF EACH MUSCLE FIBER

PERIMYSIUM

OUTER COVERING OF SMALL BUNDLES OF MUSCLE

SYNERGIST

A MUSCLE FUNCTIONING IN COOPERATION WITH ANOTHER MUSCLE

AGONIST

A CONTRACTING MUSCLE

ANTAGONIST

A MUSCLE THAT OPPOSES

TENDON

FIBROUS BANDS OF TISSUE THAT ATTACHES MUSCLE TO BONE

LIGAMENT

FIBROUS BANDS OF TISSUE THAT HOLD BONES TOGETHER AT A JOINT

MYOCELE

HERNIATION OF A MUSCLE

MUSCLE

TISSUE COMPOSED OF FIBERS THAT ARE CAPABLE OF CONTRACTION

MYALGIA

PAIN IN THE MUSCLE

MYODYNIA

PAIN IN THE MUSCLE

MYOCYTE

MUSCLE CELL

MYOGENESIS

FORMATION OF MUSCLE CELLS

MYOLOGY

STUDY OF MUSCLES

KINESIOLOGY

STUDY OF MUSCULAR ACTIVITY AND MOVEMENT OF BODY PARTS

MYOPATHY

DISEASE OF A MUSCLE

MYOPLASTY

SURGICAL REPAIR OF A MUSCLE

MYORRHEXIS

TEARING OF A MUSCLE

MYOMALACIA

SOFTENING OF A MUSCLE

MYOLYSIS

DESTRUCTION OF A MUSCLE

SPRAIN

TRAUMATIC INJURY TO TENDONS, MUSCLE, AND LIGAMENTS AROUND A JOINT

STRAIN

OVERSTRETCHING OF A MUSCLE

TRAPEZIUS

FLAT, TRIANGULAR MUSCLE COVERING THE POSTERIOR PORTION OF THE NECK, SHOULDER, AND UPPER BACK

ACHILLES TENDON

MAJOR TENDON OF THE HEEL

GASTROCNEMIUS

MAJOR MUSCLE IN THE CALF OF THE LEG

DELTOID

MUSCLE THAT COVERS THE SHOULDER PROMINENCE

SEMITENDONOSUS

MUSCLE OF THE POSTERIOR, INNER THIGH

SOLEUS

MUSCLE OF THE CALF OF THE LEG, UNDER THE GASTROCNEMIUS

BICEPS FEMORIS

ONE OF THE HAMSTRING MUSCLES

STERNOCLEIDOMASTOID

MUSCLE THAT IS ATTACHED TO THE STERNUM, CLAVICLE, AND MASTOID BONE

PECTORALIS

MUSCLES OF THE CHEST

SARTORIUS

MUSCLE THAT EXTENDS FROM THE PELVIS TO THE CALF

LATISSIMUS DORSI

MAJOR MUSCLE OF THE LOWER BACK

STRIATED

STRIPED IN APPEARANCE

MUSCLE TONE

PARTIAL STATE OF CONTRACTION

CONTRACTURE

PERMANENT CONTRACTING OF A MUSCLE

TENDINITIS

INFLAMMATION OF A TENDON

MYOISCHEMIA

LACK OF OXYGEN IN THE MUSCLE TISSUE, DUE TO LACK OF BLOOD SUPPLY

MYOEDEMA

SWELLING OF A MUSCLE

PHYSICAL THERAPY

BRANCH OF MEDICINE THAT DEALS WITH THE RESTORATION OF STRENGTH AND FUNCTION AND INJURED STRUCTURES

EMG

ELECTROMYOGRAPHY

IM

INTRAMUSCULAR

MD

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

NSAIDS

NON-STEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUGS

FASCIA

BAND OF FIBROUS TISSUE THAT COVERS, SUPPORTS, AND SEPARATES MUSCLES

TONUS

NORMAL STATE OF BALANCED MUSCLE TENSION PRESENT IN BODY WHEN ONE IS AWAKE

ABDUCTION

MOVEMENT AWAY FROM THE MIDLINE OF THE BODY

ADDUCTION

MOVEMENT TOWARD THE MIDLINE OF THE BODY

FLEXION

DECREASING THE ANGLE BETWEEN TWO BONES OR BENDING A LIMB AT A JOINT

EXTENSION

INCREASING AN ANGLE BETWEEN TWO BONES OR STRAIGHTENING A JOINT

HYPEREXTENSION

OVER EXTENSTION OF A LIMB OR BODY PART BEYOND ITS NORMAL LIMIT

ELEVATION

LIFTING A BODY PART

DEPRESSION

LOWERING A BODY PART

ROTATION

CIRCULAR MOVEMENT OF A LIMB AROUND AN AXIS

CIRCUMDUCTION

CIRCULAR MOVEMENT OF A LIMB AT THE FAR END

SUPINATION

ROTATING THE ARM OR LEG SO THE PALM OF THE HAND, OR SOLE OF THE FOOT IS TURNED UPWARD AND FORWARD

PRONATION

ROTATING THE ARM OR LEG SO THE PALM OF THE HAND, OR THE SOLE OF THE FOOT IS TURNED DOWNWARD OR BACKWARDS

MUSCLE ORIGIN

WHERE A MUSCLE ORIGINATES

MUSCLE INSERTION

WHERE A MUSCLE ENDS

ELECTROMYOGRAPHY

RECORDS THE STRENGTH OF MUSCLE CONTRACTIONS AS THE RESULT OF ELECTRICAL STIMULATION

EPICONDYLITIS

INFLAMMATION OF TISSUES AROUND THE ELBOW

ATAXIA

INNABILITY TO COORDINATE THE MUSCLES IN THE EXECUTION OF VOLUNTARY MOVEMENT

HYPERTROPHY

OVER DEVELOPMENT OF A MUSCLE

MYOFIBRILS

SKELETAL MUSCLE FIBERS

ATONIC

LACK OF NORMAL MUSCLE TONE

DYSTONIA

ABNORMAL MUSCLE TONE

MYOTONIA

DELAYED RELAXATION OF A MUSCLE AFTER A STRONG CONTRACTION

MYASTHENIA GRAVIS

AUTOIMMUNE DISORDER CHARACTERIZED BY MUSCLE WEAKNESS, CHIEFLY OF MUSCLES INNERVATED BY CRANIAL NERVES

MYONECROSIS

DEATH OF INDIVIDUAL MUSCLE FIBERS

VISCERALGIA

PAIN THE THE VISCERA

ROM

RANGE OF MOTION

DTR

DEEP TENDON REFLEX

MYOTROPHY

WASTING AWAY OF A MUSCLE

ATROPHY

WASTING AWAY OF A MUSCLE

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