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muscle:
one of the contractile organs of the body
  • animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
  • muscleman: a bully employed as a thug or bodyguard; "the drug lord had his muscleman to protect him"
  • authority or power or force (especially when used in a coercive way); "the senators used their muscle to get the party leader to resign"
  • brawn: possessing muscular strength
  • make one's way by force; "He muscled his way into the office"
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  • muscle cell:
    an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
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    muscle fiber:
    muscle cell: an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
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    muscle relaxant:
    a drug that reduces muscle contractility by blocking the transmission of nerve impulses or by decreasing the excitability of the motor end plate or by other actions
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    muscle sense:
    kinesthesis: the ability to feel movements of the limbs and body
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    abdominal external oblique muscle:
    external oblique muscle: a diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso
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    abducens muscle:
    the ocular muscle whose contraction turns the eyeball outward
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    abductor muscle:
    abductor: a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line
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    adductor muscle:
    adductor: a muscle that draws a body part toward the median line
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    anconeous muscle:
    the muscle that extends the forearm and abducts the ulna in pronation of the wrist
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    Muscle Cells:
    Mature contractile cells, commonly known as myocytes, that form one of three kinds of muscle. The three types of muscle cells are skeletal (MUSCLE FIBERS), cardiac (MYOCYTES, CARDIAC), and smooth (MYOCYTES, SMOOTH MUSCLE). They are derived from embryonic (precursor) muscle cells called MYOBLASTS.
    Synonyms: Mature Muscle Cell, Mature Muscle Cells, Muscle Cell, Muscle Cell, Mature, Myocyte
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    Muscle Contraction:
    A process leading to shortening and/or development of tension in muscle tissue. Muscle contraction occurs by a sliding filament mechanism whereby actin filaments slide inward among the myosin filaments.
    Synonyms: Muscular Contraction, Contraction, Muscle, Contraction, Muscular, Contractions, Muscle, Contractions, Muscular, Inotropisms, Muscle Contractions, Muscular Contractions
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    Muscle Cramp:
    A sustained and usually painful contraction of muscle fibers. This may occur as an isolated phenomenon or as a manifestation of an underlying disease process (e.g., UREMIA; HYPOTHYROIDISM; MOTOR NEURON DISEASE; etc.). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1398)
    Synonyms: Muscular Cramp, Cramp, Limb, Cramp, Muscle, Cramp, Muscular, Cramps, Cramps, Limb, Cramps, Muscle, Cramps, Muscular, Limb Cramps, Muscle Cramps, Muscular Cramps
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    Muscle Denervation:
    The resection or removal of the innervation of a muscle or muscle tissue.
    Synonyms: Denervation, Muscle, Denervations, Muscle, Muscle Denervations
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    Muscle Development:
    Developmental events leading to the formation of adult muscular system, which includes differentiation of the various types of muscle cell precursors, migration of myoblasts, activation of myogenesis and development of muscle anchorage.
    Synonyms: Muscular Development, Development, Muscle, Development, Muscular
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    Abdominal Muscles:
    Muscles forming the ABDOMINAL WALL including RECTUS ABDOMINIS, external and internal oblique muscles, transversus abdominis, and quadratus abdominis. (from Stedman, 25th ed)
    Synonyms: Abdominal Muscle,Muscle, Abdominal,Muscles, Abdominal

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    Adenine Nucleotide Translocator 1:
    A subtype of mitochondrial ADP, ATP translocase found primarily in heart muscle (MYOCARDIUM) and skeletal muscle (MUSCLE, SKELETAL).
    Synonyms: ANT-1 Transport Protein,ANT1 Transport Protein,Adenine Nucleotide Carrier Protein,Adenine Nucleotide Translocator, Muscle Isoform,SLC25A4 Protein,Solute Carrier Family 25(Mitochondrial Carrier; Adenine Nucleotide Translocator), Member 4

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    Breathing Exercises:
    Therapeutic exercises aimed to deepen inspiration or expiration or even to alter the rate and rhythm of respiration.
    Synonyms: Exercise, Breathing,Gong, Qi,Kung, Ch'i,Muscle Training, Respiratory,Training, Respiratory Muscle

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    Carbonic Anhydrase III:
    A cytosolic carbonic anhydrase isoenzyme primarily expressed in skeletal muscle (MUSCLES, SKELETAL). EC 4.2.1.-
    Synonyms: Carbonic Anhydrase, Muscle-Specific,Anhydrase, Muscle-Specific Carbonic,Carbonic Anhydrase, Muscle Specific,Muscle-Specific Carbonic Anhydrase

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    Cardiac Myosins:
    Myosin type II isoforms found in cardiac muscle.
    Synonyms: Cardiac Muscle Myosins,Cardiac Myosin,Muscle Myosins, Cardiac,Myosin, Cardiac,Myosins, Cardiac Muscle

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    muscle:

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    muscle bundle:

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    muscle curve:

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    muscle epithelium:

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    (elevator) muscle of soft palate:

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    abdominal external oblique (muscle):

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    abdominal internal oblique muscle:

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    abdominal muscle deficiency syndrome:

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    abdominal part of pectoralis major (muscle):

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    muscle:

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    muscle biopsy:

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    muscle cell:

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    muscle contraction:

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    abdominal external oblique muscle:

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    abdominal internal oblique muscle:

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    abdominal muscle deficiency syndrome:

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    abductor digiti minimi muscle of foot:

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    abductor digiti minimi muscle of hand:

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    muscle:

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    muscle fiber:

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    muscle plate:

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    muscle sense:

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    muscle spasm:

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    adductor hallucis muscle:

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    adductor pollicis muscle:

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    agonist muscle:

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    anconeus muscle:

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    antagonistic muscle:

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    Muscle:

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    Muscle biopsy:

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    Muscle cramp:

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    Muscle relaxant:

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    Muscle, abductor:

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    Abdominal muscle deficiency syndrome:

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    Abductor muscle:

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    Adductor muscle:

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    Biopsy, muscle:

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    Cardiac muscle:

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    Muscle - jerky movements (uncontrolled):

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    Muscle aches:

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    Muscle atrophy:

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    Muscle biopsy:

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    Muscle contraction headache:

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    Muscle cramps:

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    Muscle fasciculation:

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    Muscle function loss:

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    Muscle glycogen phosphorylase deficiency:

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    Muscle pain:

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    Muscle strain treatment:

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    Muscle twitching:

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    Muscle wasting:

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    Muscle weakness:

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    Muscle weakness associated with aging:

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    Anti-smooth muscle antibody:

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    Biopsy - muscle:

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    Cramps - muscle:

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    Decreased muscle tone:

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    Extraocular muscle function testing:

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    Eye muscle repair:

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    Fasciculations of muscle:

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    Inflammation - heart muscle:

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    Pelvic muscle strengthening exercises:

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    Pulled muscle:

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    Slow involuntary movements of large muscle groups:

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    Treatment - muscle strain:

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    Aging changes in the bones - muscles - joints:

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    Atrophy of the muscles:

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    Pain - muscles:

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    Retractions of the chest muscles:

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    Muscle Cramps:

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    Muscle Disorders:

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    Muscle Strain:

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    Muscle Balm Top:

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    Muscle Build-Up Oral:

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    Extra Strength Muscle Balm Top:

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    Extra Strength Muscle Rub Top:

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    Incont Device,Muscle Toner,Elt Vagl:

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    Nuprin Muscle & Joint Top:

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    PELVIC MUSCLE TRAINER Vagl:

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    A [band]:

     
    the dark-staining zone of a striated muscle
     

    AHMA:

     
    American Holistic Medicine Association; antiheart muscle autoantibody
     

    AMB:

     
    avian myeloblastosis; amphotericin B; anomalous muscle bundle
     

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    ABRM:

     
    anterior byssal retractor muscle
     

    ABRM:

     
    anterior byssus retractor muscle
     

    ADM:

     
    Abductor digiti minimi muscle
     

    alpha SM:

     
    alpha smooth muscle
     

    alpha SMactin:

     
    alpha smooth muscle actin
     

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    Journal Abbreviations(Pubmed/Entrez) Search Results: 3       Page: 1

    JrId: 5975
    JournalTitle: Muscle & nerve.
    MedAbbr: Muscle Nerve
    ISSN: 0148-639X
    ESSN:
    IsoAbbr: Muscle Nerve
    NlmId: 7803146

    JrId: 20712
    JournalTitle: Muscle & nerve. Supplement.
    MedAbbr: Muscle Nerve Suppl
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    IsoAbbr:
    NlmId: 9517433

    JrId: 5974
    JournalTitle: Muscle biology.
    MedAbbr: Muscle Biol
    ISSN: 0090-0532
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    NlmId: 350127

             
    WHO ICD-10 Version 2006 Match-Search (http://www.who.int) Results: 2       Page: 1
    M62.5: Muscle wasting and atrophy, not elsewhere classified
    M62.6: Muscle strain
             
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    G71.9: Primary disorder of muscle, unspecified
    I51.2: Rupture of papillary muscle, not elsewhere classified
    M61.-: Calcification and ossification of muscle
    M61.2: Paralytic calcification and ossification of muscle
    M61.4: Other calcification of muscle
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    muscle: muscular strength
    muscle: animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
    muscle: one of the contractile organs of the body
    muscle: make one's way by force
    muscle: an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
    muscle: an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
    muscle: an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
    muscle: force one's way
    muscle: your memory for motor skills
    muscle: a drug that reduces muscle contractility by blocking the transmission of nerve impulses or by decreasing the excitability of the motor end plate or by other actions
    muscle: the ability to feel movements of the limbs and body
    muscle: a painful and involuntary muscular contraction
    muscle: the muscular system of an organism
    muscle: normal tonicity of the muscles
    muscle: having stiff muscles as the result of excessive exercise
    muscle: someone who does special exercises to develop the musculature
    muscle: exercise that builds muscles through tension
    muscle: a bully employed by a gangster
             
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    extraocular muscle:

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