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Flashcards in MSK Dermatomes and Myotomes Deck (15):
1

What movement is used to test C8 myotome?

Finger flexion

2

What movement is used to test L4 myotome?

Knee extension

3

What movement is used to test C6 myotome?

Elbow flexion

4

What movement is used to test S1 myotome?

Foot plantar-flexion

5

What movement is used to test C7 myotome?

Elbow extension

6

What movement is used to test L2 myotome?

Hip flexion

7

What movement is used to test L5 myotome?

Foot dorsiflexion

8

What movement is used to test C4 myotome?

Shoulder elevation

9

What movement is used to test L3 myotome?

Hip adduction

10

What movement is used to test T1 myotome?

Finger abduction

11

What movement is used to test C5 myotome?

Shoulder abduction

12

What must the patient be doing in order to test the upper limb?

Standing

13

What must the patient be doing in order to test the lower limb?

Lying on examination bed

14

Which spinal nerves make up the upper limb?

C4, 5,6,7,8, T1

15

Which spinal nerves make up the lower limb?

L2,3,4,5 and S1