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5 Matching questions

  1. contraction
  2. epicondylitis
  3. atrophy
  4. rotation
  5. tenaglia
  1. a The tightening of a muscle is called:
  2. b The circular movement around an axis such as at the shoulder joint is called:
  3. c Pain in a tendon is called
  4. d This condition is an inflammation of the tissues surrounding the elbow.
  5. e The weakness or wearing away of body tissues and structures is called:

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Inflammation of a skeletal muscle is called:
  2. The related combining form for muscle is:
  3. Decreasing the angle between two bones by bending a limb at a joint is called:
  4. The abnormal hardening of muscle tissue is called:
  5. This medical specialist treats disorders that involve inflammation of connective tissues, including muscles.

5 True/False questions

  1. hyperkinesiaThe extreme slowness in movement is called:


  2. supinationThe 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:


  3. impingement syndromeThis condition occurs when inflamed and swollen tendons are caught in the narrow space between the bones within the shoulder joint.


  4. myomalaciaThe abnormal softening of muscle tissue is called:


  5. extensionIncreasing the angle between two bones or straightening out a limb is called: