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hand muscles

Abductor digiti minimi, abductor pollicis brevis, adductor pollicis, dorsal interosseous, flexor digiti minimi, flexor pollicis brevis, lumbrical, opponens digiti minimi, opponens pollicis, palmaris brevis, and palmar interosseous muscles.
See also: muscle
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NEW YORK, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its 164-year history of offering the Best, the Only and the Unexpected, Hammacher Schlemmer introduces The Hand Reflexology Massager, a device that soothes sore hand muscles.
It can help strengthen arm and leg muscles, develops agility and flexibility, improves the cardiovascular system, boosts key foot and hand muscles, and improves concentration and mental focus.
Neuromuscular disorders like spinal cord injuries, Lou Gehrig's, diabetes, multiple sclerosis-all these diseases affect the intrinsic hand muscles," said Xu.
Examination was remarkable for significant atrophy of forearm and intrinsic hand muscles including the interossei and right thenar eminence (Figure 2).
Electrical impulses from the nerves stimulate your arm and hand muscles to contract.
The system has a pacemaker-size battery and microprocessor that is implanted into the chest and connected to electrodes threaded by wire under the skin, down the arm to the forearm and hand muscles.
In order to do this they need firm hand muscles, especially the muscle near the little finger, which should clench tightly into the palm while writing.
Patients with CTS experience hand numbness, and eventually develop weakness and atrophy of some of the small hand muscles that control the thumb.
I try to keep my hand muscles supple by squeezing a soft sponge ball in my hand.
have forearm and hand muscles that respond to stimulation by electrical
Depending on the level of play, hockey is a demanding sport that develops and strengthens the body muscles, especially hamstring, calf and hip muscles and hand muscles such as triceps, forearm and shoulder muscles.