Descriptor English: Muscle Tonus
Descriptor Spanish: Tono Muscular
Descriptor Portuguese: Tono Muscular
Descriptor French: Tonus musculaire
Entry term(s): Tension d'un muscle
Tension musculaire
Tonus d'un muscle
Tree number(s): G11.427.565
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The state of activity or tension of a muscle beyond that related to its physical properties, that is, its active resistance to stretch. In skeletal muscle, tonus is dependent upon efferent innervation. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
ES éthique
GE génétique
IM immunologie
PH physiologie
RE effets des radiations
Related: Dystonie MeSH
Hypertonie musculaire MeSH
Hypotonie musculaire MeSH
DeCS ID: 9323
Unique ID: D009129
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Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Tonus musculaire - Preferred
Concept UI M0014244
Preferred term Tonus musculaire
Entry term(s) Tension d'un muscle
Tension musculaire
Tonus d'un muscle

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