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Muscle spasm

muscle spasm

(Science: physiology) painful involuntary muscle contractions. Often seen in skeletal muscle after acute injury (muscle strain).

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Effect of low temperature on smooth muscle

... explanation on effect of low temperature(3 degree celsius) on smooth muscle in vitro. I broke them down in parts and I just can't find any physiological explanation for smooth muscle going into some sort of spasm after initial contact with cold water before resuming contraction albeit ...

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by mitchrapp2000
Thu May 03, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Effect of low temperature on smooth muscle
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Views: 2583

what about gills?

It's likely that it's just a muscle spasm. You might want to get it looked at, though it may just be a lack of blood getting to that area.

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by joe777
Wed Dec 07, 2011 1:08 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: what about gills?
Replies: 2
Views: 2519

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... it moves on through. Chiropractors help because they can adjust the muscle groups that are in spasm and cause the nerves to be pinched. If you have had any kind of neck or back injury to ...

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by EmmaJean
Thu Jul 07, 2011 2:02 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2912102

Solve medical mystery ~ yawn, stretch, tremors

... second time last night. I stretched mid-sleep and was awoken by violent muscle tremors (enough to cause extreme discomfort in my extremeties). I ... and have plenty stretched mid-sleep and not had these tremors and spasms. It has never been so bad that it actually causes shocking pain. I ...

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by pookieboo
Fri Jan 23, 2009 11:58 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Solve medical mystery ~ yawn, stretch, tremors
Replies: 3
Views: 12234

The Fiber Disease

... drop [277.1-36] __ Gag reflex, depressed [277.1-37] __ Gastrointestinal spasms [277.1-38] __ Hallucinations [277.1-39] __ Hyperpigmentation [277.1-40] ... often exacerbates symptoms [277.1-51] __ Mood changes [277.1-52] __ Muscle cramps [277.1-53] __ Muscle pain or stiffness [277.1-54] __ Nausea ...

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by London
Thu Jan 18, 2007 2:39 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6246752
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