TITLE

trigger point, trigger zone

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2238
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "trigger point" is presented. It refers to an area of tissue that is tender when compressed and cause referred pain and tenderness. It also refers to an area of the cerebral cortex that produces abnormal reaction when stimulated.
ACCESSION #
21249425

 

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