Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Unit 3 Muscular Syst

Unit 3 Muscular System - MA20

QuestionAnswer
ABDUCTION Movement away from the midline of the body.
ADDUCTION Movement toward the midline of the body.
APONEUROSIS Broad, flat tendon connecting muscles to bones.
ATROPHY Decrease in size of an organ or tissue
CRYOTHERAPY Therapeutic use of cold.
DORSIFLEXION Backward bending of the foot
EXTENSION Straightening of a flexed limb.
FASCIA Fibrous membrane separating and enveloping muscles.
FLEXION Bending at a joint.
HYPERTROPHY Increase in size of an organ or tissue
INSERTION Connection of the muscle to the bone that moves.
MODALITY Method of treatment.
MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY A group of inherited diseases characterized by progressive weakness and muscle atrophy without involvement of the nervous system.
MYASTHENIA GRAVIS Lack of muscle strength marked by paralysis.
APONEUR/O Aponeurosis
FASCI/O Fascia
KINESI/O Movement
MYOS/O Muscle
THERM/O Heat
AD- Toward
-ATHENIA Lack of strength
-ITIS Inflammation
POLY- many, much
Ca Calcium
ESR Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
Created by: ccarver