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Summary Information: Retrusion

Retrusion: Retrusion is an anatomical term that is used to describe a general action of a muscle on a bone or joint. For example, when a muscle of the jaw retrudes, it moves the jaw backward or in a posterior direction.

Retrusion is the opposite action of protrusion. Conditions that can affect normal retrusion include TMJ, musculoskeletal trauma, bone fracture, myalga, muscle/tendon rupture, muscle/tendon tears, strains, arthritis, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, and neuromuscular diseases.

Closely Related Organs: Retrusion

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Retrusion

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Retrusion

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