skeletal muscle movements

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skeletal muscle movements
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2012-11-06 17:24:31
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  1. What movement decreases the angle at the joint
    flexor
  2. what movement increases the angle at a joint
    extensor
  3. what movement increases the angle at a joint beyond its anatomical position
    hyperextensor
  4. what movement moves in loop or circle
    circumduction
  5. what movement moves bones away from the bodies midline
    abductor
  6. what movementĀ  moves bones towards the body's midline
    adductor
  7. what movement produces upward movement
    levator
  8. what movement produces downward movement
    depressor
  9. what movement turns the palm upward
    supinator
  10. what movement turns the palm downward
    pronator
  11. what movement flexes ankle articulation and points toes inferiorly
    plantar flexor
  12. what movement turns sole of the foot inward
    invertor
  13. what movement decrease the size of an opening
    sphincter
  14. what movement makes a body part more rigid
    tensor
  15. what movement moves a bone around a longitudinal axis
    rotator
  16. what movement moves bone forward on a horizontal plane
    protractor
  17. what movement moves bone backward onĀ  a horizontal plane
    retractor
  18. what movement is the movement of the 1st phalynx to 5th phalynx
    oppositon

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