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Flashcards in Muscular System Deck (29):
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abd

abduction

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ACL

anterior cruciate ligament

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add

adduction

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ADL

activities of daily living

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ART

active resistance training

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BMD

Becker muscular dystrophy

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CTS

carpal tunnel syndrome

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DMD

Duchenne muscular dystrophy

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DTR

deep tendon reflex

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EMG

electromyography

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EMS

electric muscle stimulator

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EOM

extraocular muscles

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IM

intramuscular

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Lig, L

ligament

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M

muscle

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MAMC

midarm muscle circumference

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MD

muscular dystrophy

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MG

myasthenia gravis

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MH

malignant hyperthermia

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mm

muscles

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MN

myoneural

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MS

musculoskeletal, muscular strength

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musc

muscular, muscle

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MVIC

maximum voluntary isometric contraction

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NM

neuromuscular

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PPMA

postpoliomyelitis muscular atrophy

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PRE

progressive resistive exercise

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RICE

rest, ice, compression, elevation

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RSI

repetitive stress injuries