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Flashcards in Ischemia Deck (3)
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1

What are the three components of the "pain triangle"?

Pain, ischemia, lactic acid.

2

In the pain triangle, pain makes muscles go into __________, which causes the muscles to become _____________. It then produces a metabolite called______________. Eventually the build up of the metabolite causes ____________.

Spasm, ischemic, lactic acid, pain.

3

True or false:
Muscle torsion causes muscles to become ischemic.

False