muscle imbalance

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A condition resulting from the unequal development of the individual members of an antagonistic pair of muscles, with one being very much stronger than the other. Muscle imbalances sometimes result from enthusiastic, but poorly scheduled weight-training programmes, and can increase the risk of injuries such as muscle strains.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

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