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15 terms

range of motion of synovial joints

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flexion
decrease angle
extension
increase angle
abduction
away from middle
adduction
bring it towards middle
hyperextension
extreme extension
circumduction
going around in circles
supination
palms face up
pronation
palms face down
elevation
lifting shoulders
depression
putting down shoulders
inversion
pigeon toe
eversion
toes out
protraction
chin out
retraction
bringing chin back
rotation
turning head to say no