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*  Abdominal guarding
The tensed muscles of the abdominal wall automatically go into spasm to keep the tender underlying tissues from being disturbed ... Abdominal guarding is the tensing of the abdominal wall muscles to guard inflamed organs within the abdomen from the pain of ...
*  Vascular smooth muscle
... refers to the particular type of smooth muscle found within, and composing the majority of the wall of ... Vascular smooth muscle refers to the particular type of smooth muscle found within, and composing the majority of the wall of ... Mural cell Image of smooth muscle in the arterial walls Smooth muscle in stomach wall. ... Vascular smooth muscle contracts or relaxes to change both the volume of blood vessels and the local blood pressure, a ...
*  Supraorbital artery
It passes upward on the medial borders of the superior rectus muscle and levator palpebrae superioris, meeting the supraorbital ...
*  Muscularis mucosae
It is present in a continuous fashion from the esophagus to the upper rectum (the exact nomenclature of the rectum's muscle ... The lamina muscularis mucosae (or muscularis mucosae) is a thin layer (lamina) of muscle of the gastrointestinal tract, located ... The muscularis mucosae is composed of several thin layers of smooth muscle fibers oriented in different ways which keep the ... layers is still being debated). A discontinuous muscularis mucosae-like muscle layer is present in the urinary tract, from the ...
*  Flexion test
... but also places strain on the biceps and triceps muscles and tendons, and the olecranon. The alternative method involves ...
*  Congenital fibrosis of the extraocular muscles
UW entry on Congenital Fibrosis of the Extraocular Muscles OMIM entries on Congenital Fibrosis of the Extraocular Muscles ... Congenital fibrosis of the extraocular muscles, or CFEOM, is a class of rare genetic disorders affecting one or more of the ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Laughlin, R.C. Congenital fibrosis of the extraocular muscles; a report of six ... muscles that move the eyeballs. Individuals with CFEOM have varying degrees of ophthalmoplegia (an inability to move the eyes ...
*  Peroneus muscles
The peroneus muscles (also called fibularis muscles or peroneals or peronæus) are a group of muscles in the leg. While the ... it is normally composed of three muscles: peroneus longus, brevis and tertius. The peroneus muscles originates from lower two- ... The peroneus muscles are highly variable and several variants have been noted as being occasionally present, such as peroneus ... "Peroneal Muscles". www.earthslab.com. Chaitow, Leon; Walker DeLany, Judith (2000). Clinical Application of Neuromuscular ...
*  Fabulous Muscles
... has received mostly positive reviews. Fabulous Muscles was Xiu Xiu's third album in two years. The album was ... Xiu Xiu: Fabulous Muscles. Popmatters. 1 March 2004. Retrieved 1 July 2011. LeMay, Matt. Xiu Xiu: Fabulous Muscles , Album ... Fabulous Muscles - Xiu Xiu. Allmusic. Retrieved 1 July 2011. Gottlieb, Akiva. Xiu Xiu - Fabulous Muscles - Review. Stylus ... Fabulous Muscles is the third album by Xiu Xiu, released on February 17, 2004 on 5 Rue Christine. The album marked a change in ...
*  Suprahyoid muscles
... thin muscles that are nearly parallel with the posterior belly of the digastric muscle. These four muscles have different ... The mylohyoid muscles are thin, flat muscles that form a sling inferior to the tongue supporting the floor of the mouth. The ... The suprahyoid muscles are four muscles located above the hyoid bone in the neck. They are the digastric, stylohyoid, ... geniohyoid, and mylohyoid muscles. They are all pharyngeal muscles, with the exception of the geniohyoid muscle. The digastric ...
*  Afghan Muscles
... has been released in the U.S. on DVD by Cinema Guild. The Bodybuilder and I "Afghan Muscles," Film Threat, ... Afghan Muscles Review, BA, 11 November 2014 Archived November 11, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. "Afghan Muscles" (page 51), The ... Muscles,' Operation' take documentary nods." Variety, November 11, 2007 (fee access required) "Afghan Muscles," Planete Doc ... Afghan Muscles is the first feature-length film directed by Danish filmmaker Andreas Møl Dalsgaard (born 1980), who received a ...
*  Suboccipital muscles
The suboccipital muscles are a group of muscles defined by their location to the occiput. Suboccipital muscles are located ... the two straight muscles (rectus) and the two oblique muscles (obliquus). The muscles are named Rectus capitis posterior major ... Position of suboccipital muscles. Animation. Close up. Seen from below. Still image. Suboccipital triangle. ... These are four paired muscles on the underside of the occipital bone; ...
*  Muscles (musician)
Muscles' new double A-Side single 'Koala' and 'I'll Follow You' is released by Modular 1 July 2011. The first taste of Muscles ... Muscles' singles 'Ice Cream' and 'Sweaty' appeared in the Triple J Hottest 100 2007 at No. 14 and No. 76 respectively. Muscles ... Chris Copulos (born 1986 or 1987), better known by his stage name Muscles, is an Australian electronica musician. Muscles' ... Muscles did a two-week North American club tour in October to promote the US release of the album. In November and December, he ...
*  Semispinalis muscles
The semispinalis muscles are innervated by the dorsal rami of the cervical spinal nerves. List of muscles of the human body ... The semispinalis muscles are a group of three muscles belonging to the transversospinales. These are the semispinalis capitis, ... It lies deep to the trapezius muscle and can be palpated as a firm round muscle mass just lateral to the cervical spinous ... Semispinalis capitis muscle Section showing cervicis and fascia This article incorporates text in the public domain from the ...
*  Pharyngeal muscles
Stylopharyngeus muscle Salpingopharyngeus muscle Palatopharyngeus muscle During swallowing, these muscles act to shorten and ... Inferior constrictor muscle Middle constrictor muscle Superior constrictor muscle During swallowing, these muscles constrict to ... The pharyngeal muscles are a group of muscles that form the pharynx, determining the shape of its lumen, and affecting its ... The pharyngeal muscles contracts pushing the food into the esophagus. There are two muscular layers of the pharynx: the outer ...
*  Pectinate muscles
... make up the part of the wall in front of this, the right atrial appendage.[citation needed] In the left ... The pectinate muscles (musculi pectinati) are parallel ridges in the walls of the atria of the heart. They are so-called ... Some sources cite that the pectinate muscles are useful in increasing the power of contraction without increasing heart mass ... The pectinate muscles originate from the crista terminalis.[citation needed] This article incorporates text in the public ...
*  Splenius muscles
The splenius muscles are: Splenius capitis muscle Splenius cervicis muscle Their origins are in the upper thoracic and lower ... "Splenius Muscle Origin, Anatomy & Function - Body Maps". www.healthline.com. Retrieved 9 May 2017. ...
*  Mr. Muscles
Not to be confused with DC Comics character Sturgis Butterfield (Mister Muscle) of Hero Hotline. Mr. Muscles is a fictional ... He was assisted by sidekicks Kid Muscles and Miss Muscles, who appeared in backup stories. With a superhero costume consisting ... Muscles Mr. Muscles at Don Markstein's Toonopedia. Archived from the original on March 10, 2016.. ... Muscles ran two issues numbered #22-23 (March & Aug. 1956), the series having taken over the numbering of the comic Blue Beetle ...
*  Muscles (album)
Muscles is the debut solo album by hip hop musician Mele Mel. Despite being involved in the hip hop industry since 1978 and ... "Ice Cube Intro / Blow" - 2:17 "The Clapper" - 4:01 "New Truck" - 4:52 "M-3" - 4:11 "Left, Right, Left" - 4:40 "Muscles" - 4:12 ... having appeared on numerous important singles and songs, Muscles is Mele Mel's first full-length album as a solo performer. It ...
*  Rotatores muscles
The rotatores muscles (rotatores spinae muscles) lie beneath the multifidus and are present in all spinal regions but are most ... The Rotatores muscles have a high density of proprioceptors and have been implicated in postural control. Multifidus muscle ... Each muscle is small and somewhat quadrilateral in form; it arises from the superior and posterior part of the transverse ... Sometimes the number of these muscles is diminished by the absence of one or more from the upper or lower end. ...
*  Beach muscles
... refer to a group of muscles that lie on the front of the human body. These include the major muscles of the chest ... However, by observing in a mirror, the person is unable to view the muscles of the back of his or her body and, as such, ... The name comes from the fact that these muscles are commonly emphasized using a weight or resistance training routine in order ... In order to judge the development of these muscles, a person will need to observe him or herself in a mirror. ...
*  Pectoral muscles
... (colloquially referred to as "pecs") are the muscles that connect the front of the human chest with the bones ... Pectoralis major is a thick, fan-shaped muscle, which makes up the bulk of the chest muscle. It lies under the breast. It ... Serratus anterior is another muscle on the front of the chest. It moves the scapula forward around the torso, as when throwing ... The pectoral fascia is a thin layer of tissue over the pectoralis major, extending toward the latissimus dorsi muscle on the ...
*  Muscles (song)
"Diana Ross - Muscles". Ev.discogs.com. Retrieved 2012-07-06. "Diana Ross - Muscles". Ev.discogs.com. Retrieved 2012-07-06. Kent ... "Diana Ross - Muscles". Ev.discogs.com. Retrieved 2012-07-06. "Diana Ross - Muscles". Ev.discogs.com. Retrieved 2012-07-06. " ... "Diana Ross - Muscles". Ev.discogs.com. Retrieved 2012-07-06. "Diana Ross - Muscles". discogs.com. Retrieved 2016-02-03. "Diana ... UK vinyl, 12" (12CL 268) "Muscles" - 4:36 "I Am Me" - 3:50 US vinyl, 12", promo (JD-13382) "Muscles" - 6:38 "I Am Me" - 3:50 US ...
*  Asynchronous muscles
Second, a single asynchronous muscle can deform an elastic element which then stretches the muscle and causes the muscle to ... As cardiac muscle is lengthened, there is an instantaneous rise in force caused by elastic, spring-like elements in the muscle ... As the muscle is stretched, these bridges move tropomyosin to reveal myosin-actin binding sites. The muscle can only produce ... When the muscle shortens, force drops and continues dropping even when the muscle length remains constant. Similarly, when the ...
*  Gluteal muscles
Gluteal crease Position of gluteus maximus muscle Position of gluteus medius muscle Position of gluteus minimus muscle McMinn, ... The gluteal muscles are a group of three muscles which make up the buttocks: the gluteus maximus, gluteus medius and gluteus ... The three muscles originate from the ilium and sacrum and insert on the femur. The functions of the muscles include extension, ... The gluteal muscle bulk and tone can be improved with exercise. However, it is predominantly the disposition of the overlying ...
*  Extraocular muscles
The extraocular muscles are the six muscles that control movement of the eye and one muscle that controls eyelid elevation ( ... The muscles show little inertia - a shutdown of one muscle is not due to checking of the antagonist, so the motion is not ... Muscles shows small degrees of activity even when resting, keeping the muscles taut. This "tonic" activity is brought on by ... The extraocular muscle pulley system is fundamental to the movement of the eye muscles, in particular also to ensure conformity ...