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electr/o
electric
ton/o
tone/tention
fasci/o
fascia band of tissue surrounding muscle
kinesi/o
movement
lei/o
smooth
my/o muscl/o myos/o
muscle
rhabd/o
rod shaped,striped,straited
ten/o tendin/o
tendon
flex/o
bend
fibr/o
fibers, fibrous tissue
dys
difficult, painful
a
without
graphy
process of recording
producing images
ia
state or condition
ectomy
removal of
rrhaphy
suture sew
oma
tumor
algia
pain
platsy
surgical repair
asthenia
no strength
clonus
turmoil
ion
process of
-kinesia
movement
-trophy
nutrition
-thermy
heat
muscles that preform movement on command
voluntary
muscles that preform without conscious thought
involuntary
muscles within internal organs
visceral
these connect bones to other bones
ligaments
these connect muscles to bones
tendons
term used for muscle attachment the bone that does not move when
the muscle contracts
origin
term used for muscle attachment to the bone that does move during muscle contraction
insertion
recording of the electrical activity of muscles
electromyography
abnormal muscle tone or tention
dystonia
excision of fascia
fasciectomy
suturing of a muscle
myorrhaphy
benign tumor of smooth muscle
leiomyoma
pain in fibrous muscle tissue
fibromyalgia
benign tumor of straited muscle
rhabdomyoma
surgical repair of a injured tendon
tendoplatsy
no muscle strength
myasthenia
alternative muscle relaxation and contractions
myoclonus
bending of a limb
flexion
impairment of muscle movement
dyskinesia
wasting away of muscle
atrophy