quadricep


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quadricep

(ˈkwɒdrɪˌsɛp)
n
of or relating to a quadriceps

quad•ri•cep

(ˈkwɒd rə sɛp)
n.
a quadriceps muscle.
[1990–95]
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Livingston LA, 1998, The quadricep sangle: a review of the literature.
Quadricep muscle strength in the kyphotic group measured at the angular speed of 60[degrees]/sec was significantly decreased compared to both osteoporosis group without kyphosis and control group, but hamstring muscle strength was only significantly worse than that of the osteoporosis group without kyphosis.
Leonard has been away from all but nine games this season due to a right quadriceps injury he suffered last season.
Tony Parker had 16 points and seven assists in 23 minutes, his second-longest stint after missing the first 19 games while recovering from left quadriceps tendon surgery.
5) Quadriceps activation has been shown to be negatively affected following TKA and its function has been directly correlated with outcomes.
OWEN FARRELL faces a race against time to be fit for the British and Irish Lions' first Test against New Zealand after suffering a quadriceps strain.
Quadriceps contracture present (on keeping the patella on trochlear fossa, flexion of knee is possible only up to 600 and on release, patella dislocated laterally and full flexion was achieved)
The quadriceps muscles, located in the front of your thighs, make up the largest muscle group in your body.
Osteoarthritis (OA), the most common joint disorder, affects not only the joint cartilage, but also other joint structures such as subchondral bone, joint capsule, and quadriceps muscle.
A 47-year-old male who was a known case of ankylosing spondylitis presented with left quadriceps rupture after raising his right foot to lightly hit a football.
But if you're like most men doing leg-strengthening exercises, you probably concentrate more on the large quadriceps muscles at the front of your thighs.
Quadriceps tendon ruptures are not uncommon and occur typically in men older than 50 years old [1-4].