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Fiziologichnyi Zhurnal

is a scientific journal issued by the

Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Editor-in-chief: V.F. Sagach

The journal was founded in 1955 as
1955 – 1977 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0015 – 3311)
1978 – 1993 "Fiziologicheskii zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
1994 – 2016 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
2017 – "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 2522-9028)

Fiziol. Zh. 2019; 65(5): 77-89


T.Yu. Matviienko, K.I. Bogutskaya, D.M. Nozdrenko, Yu.I. Prilutsky

    NSC “Institute of Biology and Medicine”, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine


The main cause of muscle injury is mechanical damage to the muscle tissue, which is characterized by symptoms such as pain syndrome, swelling and loss of functional activity of the muscle. This review summarizes current literature data on the types of mechanical muscle injury, their research models in vivo, and mechanisms for restoring muscle tissue after injury. Systems of classification of mechanical muscular trauma, clinical pictures of varieties of mechanical injuries and methods of their diagnosis and therapy were compared.

Keywords: muscle injury; diagnosis; therapy.


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