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FLEXION
STARTING FM ANATOMICAL POSITION: JOINT ACTION THAT OCCURS AROUND THE TARNSVERSE AXES AND CAUSES LIMB MOVEMENTS IN SAGITTAL PLANES THRU THE LARGEST RANGE OF MOTION
EXTENSION
STARTING FM THE ANATOMICAL POSITION: JOINT ACTION THAT OCCURS AROUND THE TRANSVERSE AXES AND CAUSES THE OPPOSITE LIMB MOVEMENTS IN SAGITTAL PLANES THAT RETURN LIMBS TO ANATOMICAL POSITION
HYPEREXTENSION
STARTING FM THE ANATOMICAL POSITION: JOINT ACTION THAT OCCURS AROUND THE TRANSVERSE AXES AND IS A CONTINUATION OF EXTENSION PAST ANATOMICAL POSITION
DORSIFLEXION
STARTING FM THE ANATOMICAL POSITION: JOINT ACTION THAT OCCURS AROUND TRANSVERSE AXIS THRU THE ANKLE JOINT AND CAUSES THE FOOT TO MOVE IN A SAGITTAL PLANE TOWARD THE LEG. (TOES ARE IN THE AIR, WEIGHT IS ON THE HEELS)
PLANTAR FLEXION
JOINT ACTION THAT OCCURS AROUND THE TRANSVERSE AXIS THRU THE ANKLE JOINT AND CAUSES THE FOOT TO MOVE IN A SAGITTAL PLANE AWAY FROM THE LEG. ("BALLERINA TOES")