abdominal muscle


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Noun1.abdominal muscle - the muscles of the abdomenabdominal muscle - the muscles of the abdomen    
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
abdomen, belly, stomach, venter - the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
abdominal external oblique muscle, external oblique muscle, musculus obliquus externus abdominis, oblique - a diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso
musculus transversalis abdominis, transverse muscle of abdomen, transversus abdominis, transversus abdominis muscle - a flat muscle with transverse fibers that forms the anterior and lateral walls of the abdominal cavity
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(6) In the literature, there are also a few case reports of abdominal muscle paralysis associated with herpes zoster, the incidence of abdominal muscle weakness varies between 0% and 6%.
Regarding the characteristics of scoliosis, side-to-side differences may prove to be more important in terms of the absolute and relative abdominal muscle thicknesses.
Right-to-left difference of abdominal muscles refers to right abdominal muscle thickness minus left abdominal muscle thickness.
Elliptical incision was given over the swelling followed by exposure of abdominal muscle. Hernial ring of approximately 6-7 cm on lower left lateral abdominal wall was observed.
Abdominal muscle stimulation induced large expiratory volumes, and upper-chest stimulation induced large inspiratory volumes.
At times motor complications occur in the corresponding segments to the involved sensory dermatomes.2 This may lead to abdominal wall weakness and hence can present with abdominal wall hernias.3 The first case report of motor paresis following herpes zoster was published in 1886 by Broadbent.4 We report another case of dermatomal herpes zoster with subsequent abdominal muscle weakness and a formation of pseudohernia.
Dejan Lovren was withdrawn from Croatia's squad with an abdominal muscle tear and has flown home for treatment.
[4] A strong linear relationship is also known to exist between abdominal muscle thickness change (TA and OI) and EMG amplitude during low levels of muscle contraction (up to 30% of maximum voluntary contraction).
Abdominal muscle fatigue can be achieved quicker with a progressive resistance vs.
NEXT come core strengthening and stabilisation that help improve abdominal muscle strength.
But it was still bucketing down yesterday afternoon and Nadal, who underwent an injury break for abdominal muscle pain on Thursday, was 11-2 third favourite.
Meanwhile, countryman David Howell could be missing from St Andrews after ripping an abdominal muscle at Pinehurst.