Chapter 4 - Quiz A
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The specialized soft tissue manipulation technique used to ease the pain of conditions such as fibromyalgia is known as __________ release.
The compression of nerves and blood vessels due to swelling within the enclosed space created by the fascia that separates groups of muscles is known as __________ syndrome.
Muscular __________ is a group of inherited muscle disorders that cause muscle weakness without affecting the nervous system.
When inflamed and swollen tendons are caught in the narrow space between the bones within the shoulder joint, this condition is known as __________ syndrome.
Intermittent __________ is pain in the leg muscles that occurs during exercise and is relieved by rest.
A stiff neck due to spasmodic contraction of the neck muscles that pull the head toward the affected side is known as spasmodic __________ .
Therapeutic __________ uses high-frequency sound waves to treat muscle injuries by generating heat deep within muscle tissue.
A debilitating chronic condition characterized by fatigue
A/An __________ cyst is a harmless fluid-filled swelling that occurs most commonly on the outer surface of the wrist.
Symptoms of __________ syndrome occur when the tendons that pass through the carpal tunnel are chronically overused and become inflamed and swollen.
A/An __________ blocker is a drug that causes temporary paralysis by blocking the transmission of nerve stimuli to the muscles.