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quadriceps

[′kwä·drə‚seps]
(anatomy)
Four-headed, as a muscle.
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While recovering from right quadriceps tendinopathy, Leonard told the organization several times during his rehabilitation process he was not comfortable with his ability to play through the injury.
San Antonio is taking a similar incremental approach with Leonard, limiting his minutes after he missed the first 27 games of the season due to right quadriceps tendinopathy.
However, 4-months postoperatively he expressed apprehension in returning to his job as a patrolman due to his continued quadriceps weakness and resultant functional disability.
Owen Farrell has suffered a grade one quadriceps strain in training and has been ruled out of the British and Irish Lions match against the Maori All Blacks," read a Lions statement.
Vigorous quadriceps strengthening exercise was given.
In this study, we hypothesized that quadriceps muscle strength is diminished in knee OA and questioned whether this could be determined by biological markers, clinical variables, and radiological severity.
We report herein an extremely rare case of ankylosing spondylitis with atrophy in the quadriceps to the extent of causing pathological muscle rupture.
Although the quadriceps are important for knee function, it may be even more important not to ignore your glutes and the muscles on the posterior side of your thigh, a Cleveland Clinic expert cautions.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) confirmed the diagnosis, which was bilateral quadriceps tendons rupture (Figure 1).
Fortunately, there is a simple exercise you can do to regain and maintain sufficient strength of your quadriceps.
Therefore, quadriceps NMES should be applied with at least two stimulation channels (Aldayel et al.