Neuromuscular



[noo r-oh-muhs-kyuh-ler, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊˈmʌs kyə lər, ˌnyʊər-/

adjective
1.
pertaining to or affecting both nerves and muscles.
/ˌnjʊərəʊˈmʌskjʊlə/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or affecting nerves and muscles

neuromuscular neu·ro·mus·cu·lar (nur’ō-mŭs’kyə-lər, nyur’-)
adj.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Neuromuscular blocking agent

    neuromuscular blocking agent n. Any of various compounds, such as curare, that compete with neurotransmitters for nerve cell receptor sites, thus preventing the contraction of skeletal muscles.

  • Neuromuscular spindle

    neuromuscular spindle n. A spindle-shaped end organ in skeletal muscle in which afferent nerve fibers terminate and which is sensitive to passive stretching of the muscle enclosing it.



  • Neuromuscular system

    neuromuscular system n. The muscles of the body together with the nerves supplying them.

  • Neuromyasthenia

    neuromyasthenia neu·ro·my·as·the·ni·a (nur’ō-mī’əs-thē’nē-ə, nyur’-) n. Muscular weakness, usually of emotional origin.



Disclaimer: Neuromuscular definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.