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Synonyms for fascia

a sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc

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La fascia plantar tiene un rol importante en la transmision de fuerzas del triceps sural hacia los dedos del pie y, debido a su visco-elasticidad, permite reponer de gran cantidad de energia en cada paso o salto.
Medical school anatomy lab included fascia as a structure; but in the physiology course, fascia dropped off the syllabus.
Metal-Era's One Edge Fascia will continue to ship within 1-3 business days in all 4 standard sizes and 15 express colors, often shipping the next business day when ordered by 1pm Est.
However due to their anatomical proximity, translucency and suppleness, temporalis fascia and periosteum were the preferred grafting materials selected for this study.
Fascia in Sport and Movement is divided into two well laid out sections.
Congenital causes may be due to general weakness in muscular fascia (mesodermal insufficiency) or occur at sites of perforating nerves and vessels.
Forewing ground color white; costal margin smooth, dark brown; barely falcated at apex; subbasal fascia gray and weakly marked; antemedial fascia light color and broad; medial fascia dark color and very broad; postmedial fascia dark color, broad and slight excurved in middle; subterminal fascia slender,; cilia medium-long, dark gray.
The incredibly gentle nature of Fascia Bowen makes it an ideal therapy for clients who are either very young, frail, stressed or experiencing significant pain, as well as those who are severely disabled.
Fascia, part of the connective tissues that permeate the human body, may be the unifying structure and concept that is essential to elucidate the mechanisms of these dysfunctions.
Various materials including fascia lata [2,3], Palmaris tendon [4], deep temporal fascial graftal, Mersilenet [6,7], Gortext [8], silicone rods [9-11] and different sutures [12] have been used to fashion the frontalis sling.
For more than 100 years, gynecologic surgeons have been taught that the vaginal defects causing anterior and posterior vaginal prolapse result either from generalized midline stretching or thinning of the pubocervical fascia, or from lateral or paravaginal injuries.
Its effect is not limited to relaxing tight muscles or increasing hydration in the fascia but it can also be used to increase tonus in the core muscles and contractile strength within the fascia and to initiate a lowering of sympathetic tone in the autonomic nervous system.
7" flat fascia color touch HMI), the V1040-T2OB (PLC + 10.