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Electr/o
electric
ton/o
tension
fasci/o
fascia; band of tissue surrounding the muscle
Kinesi/o
movement
Lei/o
smooth
My/o; Muscol/o; Myos/o
Muscle
Rhabd/o
rod shaped; striped; striated
Ten/o; Tendon/o
tendon
Fibr/o
Fiber
-dys
bad; difficult; painful; poor;abnormal
a-
no; not
-graphy
process of recording
-ia
condition of...
-ectomy
excision; removal of...
-oma
tumor; mass
-algia
pain
-plasty
surgical repair; reconstruction
-asthenia
no strength
-clonus
turmoil
-ion
process of...
-kinesia
movement; motion
-trophy
nourishment
-thermy
heat
flex/o
bend
pronati/o
facing backward
supinati/o
facing forward
tens/o
stretch
dorsi-
back
duct/o
to draw
fasci/o
fascia (band of tissue surrounding muscle)
tenosynovi/o
tendon sheath (covering a tendon)
Muscles that perform movement on command
voluntary
Muscles that perform w/o conscouis command
involuntary
muscles with internal organs
viscreral
These connect to other bones..
ligaments
These connect muscles to bones...
tendons
Term used for muscle attachment to the bone that does not move during muscle contraction
origin
Term used for muscle attachment to the bone that does move during muscle contraction
insertion
recording of electrical activity of muscles
electromyography
abnormal muscle tone or tension
dystonia
excision of fascia
fasciectomy
suturing of a muscle
myorrhaphy
pain of the fibrous muscle tissue
fibromyaglia
benign tumor of a straiated muscle
rhabdomyoma
surgical fixation of a tendon
tenodesis
surgical repair of an injured tendon
tenodesis
surgical repair of a injured tendon
tenoplasty
no muscle strength
myasthenia
alternate muscle relaxation and contractions
myoclonus
bending of a limb
flexion
impairment of a muscle movement
dyskinesia
wasting away of muscle
atrophy