CPAP 1502 Unit 10 Musculoskeletal System

CPAP 1502 Unit 10 Musculoskeletal System - movement toward...

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Additonal Terms Musculoskeletal System os ( pl. ossa) bone ex: os pubis -asthenia weakness ex: myasthenia -clasis, -clast, break -clasia -desis binding, surgical fixation, fusion ex: arthrodesis spin/o spine
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metacarp/o metacarpus, bone of the hand (meta = beyond, after, change; carpus = wrist) kinesi/o movement, motion scoli/o cooked, curved (Gr. scoliosis, crookedness) petr/o stone ex: osteopetrosis sarc/o flesh, connective tissue ex: sarcoma
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lei/o smooth ex: leiomyoma rhabd/o rod-shaped, striated ex: rhabdomyosarcoma dactyl/o finger or toe ex: dactylogram xiph/o sword- shaped (Gr. ziphos, sword) ex: xiphoid process
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adduction
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Unformatted text preview: movement toward the middle abduction movement away from the middle eversion turning outward inversion turning inward extension movement away from fetal position; movement in which a limb or body part is placed in a straight position flexion movement toward the fetal position; movement in which a limb or body part is bent pronation the act of lying prone or face down; movement that turns the palm downward or backward supination the act of lying supine or face up; movement that turns the palm upward or forward rotation turning around its own axis...
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course CPAP 1502 taught by Professor Johnh.romfh during the Spring '10 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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CPAP 1502 Unit 10 Musculoskeletal System - movement toward...

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