myorrhexis

myorrhexis

 [mi″o-rek´sis]
rupture of a muscle.

my·or·rhex·is

(mī'ō-rek'sis),
Tearing of a muscle.
[myo- + G. rhēxis, a rupture]

myorrhexis

/my·or·rhex·is/ (-rek´sis) rupture of a muscle.

myorrhexis

[mī′ərek′sis]
Etymology: Gk, mys + rhexis, rupture
the tearing of any muscle. myorrhectic, adj.

my·or·rhex·is

(mī'ō-rek'sis)
Tearing of a muscle.
[myo- + G. rhēxis, a rupture]

myorrhexis

tearing of muscle, e.g. due to direct trauma or sudden, imposed, tensile stress

myorrhexis

rupture of a muscle.