abductor muscle

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Noun1.abductor muscle - a muscle that draws a body part away from the median lineabductor muscle - a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
musculus abductor digiti minimi manus - the abductor muscle of the little finger
musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis - the abductor muscles of the little toe
musculus abductor hallucis - the abductor muscle of the great toe
musculus abductor pollicis - the abductor muscle of the thumb
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We made an incision over the outside of the exterior os sesamoideum pollicis pedis, and thus got at the root of the abductor muscle.
Like Reid, Vaccaro has shown real flashes but now will need a clean medical after missing the last four games of 2017 with a torn abductor muscle and having groin and wrist surgery this off-season.
In addition, the results of Lee et al (2014) showed that individuals with diminished hip abductor muscle strength demonstrated decreased medial-lateral postural stability (18) also our results showed that two tests that had side hopping were significant between groups.
Surgical treatment of bilateral paralysis of abductor muscle.
Lock Marco Bortolami is a doubt as he struggles to recover from an abductor muscle injury.
The Blues have made no secret of their desire to bring the fans' favourite back to the Arms Park, despite reports in France Halfpenny might need an operation to fix the damaged abductor muscle and could be sidelined for months.
Right-back Danny Holmes was ruled out for 'three to four weeks' yesterday when he picked up an abductor muscle strain in the 3-1 loss at Sheffield United.
Cech was forced off at half-time in the 2-1 victory over Everton on Sunday with an abductor muscle injury and is likely to again be replaced by Ross Turnbull.
It means his hopes of competing at the World Indoor Championships in Turkey next month are over but after admitting he's nursing shoulder, hamstring and abductor muscle injuries, all he wants to do is get fit.
Manager Giovanni Trapattoni revealed Keane was to undergo a scan on a sore abductor muscle, and it was later confirmed that his chances of making the game were minimal.
The 31-year-old striker was sent for a scan yesterday after complaining of soreness in his abductor muscle following Friday night's 2-0 victory in Andorra, although Trapattoni suggested that it was just precautionary.

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