Flashcards in 9 - Muscular System Deck (88)
The point where muscle attaches to the moving bone is referred to as the _____
The connective tissue that binds muscles together is the ______
Lack of oxygen to the muscle causes _____
RICE is the acronym for _____
Rest, ice, compression, elevation
The fleshy part of a muscle is the _____
A progressive loss of muscle fibers without any nervous system involvement is caused by _____
A progressive weakening of the muscle caused by degenerating neurons is ______
The study of the muscular system is called _____
The condition in which the tendon sheath is inflamed is called _____
The number of muscles in the human body is ____
____ is a condition also known as wry neck.
The only one of the following conditions that could be caused by poisoning would be:
b. Anterior compartment syndrome
c. Myositis ossificans
d. Acquired toxic myopathy
Acquired toxic myopathy
____ means pear-shaped.
Spreading your fingers is an example of _____
The rotator cuff muscles include ____
Teres minor, subscapularis, supraspinatus, and infraspinatus
The study of the muscular system.
Muscles also called striated (striped) are referred to as voluntary muscles because they enable conscious movements.
Non striated (striped) muscles that contract involuntarily; they line various internal organs and blood vessels.
Muscle found only in the heart and is striated (striped) but also contracts involuntarily.
The point where the muscle attaches to the stationary bone. It is usually closest to the trunk of the body, or proximal.
The mid-portion of the muscle, or fleshy part between the insertion and origin.
The prime mover that is the main muscle that contracts to perform an action.
The opposing muscle that stretches and yields to the actions of the agonist.
Another term for connective tissue.
What fascia keeps the muscles separated from the skin?
Which fascia holds in body temperature and serves as muscle protection.
Which fascia lines the body walls and related muscles together in addition to carrying blood and lymph vessels?
The outer layer of the muscle that covers the whole muscle.
The center layer of the muscle that surrounds muscle fibers that are separated into groups of fascicles.