muscle excitability


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muscle excitability

In a muscle fiber, the inducibility to contract. This is a function of the chemical and electrical state of the sarcolemma and the time since a previous stimulus was applied.
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Aside from controlling detrusor muscle excitability, solifenacin increases urine volume per voiding episode and can reduce the frequency of incontinence and urgency (Wilson et al., 2012).
In our study both tests involved minimal movements of the taped segment, which potentially resulted in input that was insufficient to induce proprioception driven changes of muscle excitability.
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