abdominal external oblique muscle

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Synonyms for abdominal external oblique muscle

a diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso

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Mean (SE) timing of trunk muscles activation (erector spine at level L1 (ES), multifidus at level L5 (MF), obliquus externus (OE), obliquus internus (OI) and rectus abdominis (RA)) in measurements of anticipatory postural adaptations (APA) to fast voluntary arms movement and postural reflex reactions (PRR) to sudden loading of the arms before and after application of kinesio taping (KT) or placebo taping (PT).
The musculus obliquus externus abdominus, musculus rectus abdominus, musculus transversus abdominus, and the very thin peritoneum were then cut open.