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adductors 

Extraocular muscles that move the eye inward, such as the medial rectus, the inferior rectus and the superior rectus. See extraocular muscles.
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8) These shear forces are more prominent in athletes with an imbalance between the strong adductor muscles of the thigh and relatively weak lower abdominal muscles.
Adductor Iridescent Chickens in reinforced concrete pipe with steel core DN 1600 and DN 1200 mm with a total length of 5.
Our experience has confirmed that of others in showing that many athletes who develop acute and chronic injuries to the lower abdominal muscles, pubic symphysis, and adductor musculature--so-called sports hernias--have greatly benefited from care.
Point left foot inward and lift leg to side by contracting outer thigh and hip muscles this means the adductor is relaxed and can be stretched more effectively.
Norberg and Tedengren (1995) suggested that sea stars may be limited by the size of prey; and thick shells, strong adductor muscles and shell closure tightness may deter them from consuming potential bivalve prey.
The adductor is a fairly large muscle, so healing is relatively rapid.
A general pre-season-conditioning program, with an emphasis on adductor strengthening, is a vital component of preventing injury in professional and recreational soccer and ice hockey players," Tyler reported during a separate interview.
Its middle portion contains the vagal motor neurons, with the larger adductor neurons dorsally and the smaller abductor neurons (of the PCA muscle) ventrally.
A 3-year-old may have tight hip adductors, hip flexors and hamstring muscles, which in combination, overpower the muscles that would normally spread the hips apart, or extend the hip and the knee.
infrastructure referred to as "NPIN 17 - Restructuring the irrigation network in the town of Altavilla Silentina - Adductors primary"
Three muscle groups in the affected lower limb of each patient were assessed: hip adductors, knee extensors, and ankle plantar flexors.
When I got off the bike, I got severe cramps in both my hamstrings and adductors.