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Mesh term Range of Motion, Articular

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Musculoskeletal Physiological Phenomena
Physical Examination

Description

The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.


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Arthrometry, Articular


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