The Language of Medicine Chpt15 – Joints & Muscles
Flashcard maker : Lily Taylor
sac of fluid near a joint.
connective tissue binding bones to other bones.
joint in which opposed surfaces are closely united.
space between bones at a freely movable joint.
sticky material within the synovial cavity.
a freely movable joint.
lining of the synovial cavity.
connective tissue that binds muscles to bones.
movement away from the midline of the body.
movement toward the midline of the body.
backward bending of the foot.
straightening of a flexed limb.
fibrous membrane separating & enveloping muscles.
bending at a joint.
Insertion of a muscle
connection of a muscle to a bone that moves.
Origin of a muscle
connection of muscle to a stationary bone.
bending the sole of the foot downward toward the ground.
turning of the palm backward (down).
circular movement around a centra point.
striated muscle connected to bones.
turning the palm forward (up).
smooth muscle connected to internal organs.