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Hip contracture

Hip contracture

permanent fixation of the hip in primary positions, with limited passive or active motion at the hip joint. Locomotion is difficult and pain is sometimes present when the hip is in motion. It may be caused by trauma, infection, or poliomyelitis.

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... in mitosis. Damaged cells do repair and "over repair" thus causing an increase in muscle size. Muscle size is also inhanced by increased contracture. Hypoxic conditions in the muscle cells increase lactic acid which also stimulates the increased production of human growth hormone (HGH). ...

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Mon Aug 27, 2007 12:22 am
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