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What muscle type is made of the walls of the hollow body organs and is involuntary moved like opening of blood vessels smooth muscle
What muscle type is involuntary and makes up the heart walls and creates the pulsing action of that organ cardiac muscle
What muscle type makes up 40% of the total body weight and is voluntary which movement of the body is made skeletal muscle
This muscle is at the angle of the jaw masseter
What muscle is the anterior upper arme muscle biceps brachii
This muscle is the round muscle around the lips orbicularis oris
Name the triangular-shaped muscle that covers shoulder joints and forms the upper arm deltoid
This muscle stretches from the sternum up the neck to behind the ear sternocleidomastoid
Name the muscle of the cheek buccinator
Muscles are named baced on location, size, shap, direction of fibers, number of heads, and action
Name the chest muscle pectoralis major
This muscle is on the anterior lower leg that dorsiflexes the foot tibialis anterior
Name the middle muscle layer of the abdomen interal abdominal oblique
Name the muscle on the lateral side of the thigh vastrs lateralis
Name the muscle between the ribs intercostals
Name the outer muscle layer over the abdomen external abdminal oblique
The muscle of the anterior thigh rectus femoris
Name the innermost muscle layer over the abdomen transverse abdominus
Name the wide muscle of the back and lateral trunk latissumus dorsi
The muscle that forms fleshy part of the buttocks is the gluteus maximus
Name the triangular muscle covering the posterior neck and shoulder trapezius
The muscle of the calf of the leg is called gastronemius
The muscles of the posterior thigh is called hamstring group
name the muscle above and under the gluteus maximus gluteus medius
Name the posterior muscle of the upper arm tricep brachii
The lateral muscle of the lower leg is called peroneus longus
What disease is inflammation of tendons and their attachments due to overexertion tendinitis
Name the disease caused by a defect in transmission at the neuromuscular junction characterized by chronic muscle fatigue with the slightest exertion myasthenia gravis
The disease of acute or chronic inflammation of connective tissue with muscle pain is called fibromyositis
What disease is a group disorder in which muscles deteriorate but still have intact nerve function muscular dystrophy
This disease causes inflammation of fluid-filled sacs found in certain joints bursitis
The possible autoimmune disorder causing widespread nuscle aches, tenderness, and stiffness with fatigue and sleep difficulties is called fibromyalgia syndrome
The repetitive use disorder involving nerves, tendons, and flexor muscles of the fingers and hands is called carpal tunnel sysdrome
What is a sudden, involuntary, painful muscle contraction is a spasm
The muscular disorder that is caused by overuse or overstreching resulting in pain, stiffness, and swelling is a strain
When ligaments are torn around a joint, accompanied by pain and swelling, it is called a sprain
The wasting or decrease in size of a muscle when it cannot be used is known as atrophy
A spasn of the visceral muscles commonly referred to as a bellyache is called colic
If a spasm occurs in a series the condition may be called a seizure or convulsion
What major muscle group is made of facial expressions and mastication (chewing) the head
What major muscle groups muscles tend to be ribbonlike and extend vertically or obliquely in several layers and in a complex manner the neck
What major muscle group includes the muscles that determine the position of the shoulders, the anterior and posterior muscles that move the arm, and the the forarm and the hand the upper exdtremities
What major muscle group include the muscles involved in breadthing, the thin muscles of the abdomen, and the muscles of the pelvic floor the trunk
What major muscle group are among the longest and strongest in the body that specialized for locomotion and balance the lower extremities
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