5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a Increasing the angle between two bones or straightening out a limb is called:
- b The related combining form for muscle is:
- c This condition is an inflammation of the tissues surrounding the elbow.
- d Decreasing the angle between two bones by bending a limb at a joint is called:
- e The movement of a limb toward the midline of the body is called:
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- This condition occurs when inflamed and swollen tendons are caught in the narrow space between the bones within the shoulder joint.
- The abnormal hardening of muscle tissue is called:
- The tightening of a muscle is called:
- The weakness or wearing away of body tissues and structures is called:
- This medical specialist treats disorders that involve inflammation of connective tissues, including muscles.
5 True/False Questions
pronation → The circular movement around an axis such as at the shoulder joint is called:
bradykinesia → This term, also called hyperactivity, is abnormally increased motor function or activity.
supination → The act of rotating the arm or the leg so that the palm of the hand or sole of the foot is turned
forward or upward is called:
carpal tunnel syndrome → This condition occurs when inflamed and swollen tendons are caught in the narrow space between the bones within the shoulder joint.
hyperkinesia → The extreme slowness in movement is called: