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Muscle

Defined in the health.schema.org extension. (This is an initial exploratory release.)
Canonical URL: http://schema.org/Muscle

Thing > MedicalEntity > AnatomicalEntity > AnatomicalStructure > Muscle

A muscle is an anatomical structure consisting of a contractile form of tissue that animals use to effect movement.

Usage: Fewer than 10 domains
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PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from Muscle
action Text The movement the muscle generates.
antagonist Muscle The muscle whose action counteracts the specified muscle.
bloodSupply Vessel The blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the muscle.
insertion AnatomicalStructure The place of attachment of a muscle, or what the muscle moves.
muscleAction Text The movement the muscle generates.
nerve Nerve The underlying innervation associated with the muscle.
origin AnatomicalStructure The place or point where a muscle arises.
Properties from AnatomicalStructure
associatedPathophysiology Text If applicable, a description of the pathophysiology associated with the anatomical system, including potential abnormal changes in the mechanical, physical, and biochemical functions of the system.
bodyLocation Text Location in the body of the anatomical structure.
connectedTo AnatomicalStructure Other anatomical structures to which this structure is connected.
diagram ImageObject An image containing a diagram that illustrates the structure and/or its component substructures and/or connections with other structures.
function Text Function of the anatomical structure.
partOfSystem AnatomicalSystem The anatomical or organ system that this structure is part of.
relatedCondition MedicalCondition A medical condition associated with this anatomy.
relatedTherapy MedicalTherapy A medical therapy related to this anatomy.
subStructure AnatomicalStructure Component (sub-)structure(s) that comprise this anatomical structure.
Properties from MedicalEntity
belongsTo MedicalEntity Specifying a resource to which another resource belongs. Typically here it's used to link a medicalRecord to the Patient where isPartOf can't be used'. e.g :MedicalRecord schema:belongsTo :Patient
bodyPosition BodyPosition Indicating a body position
causalityStatus MedicalEntity Causality score or ranking following a codified system (like HL7 causalityExpectation) or not.
code MedicalCode A medical code for the entity, taken from a controlled vocabulary or ontology such as ICD-9, DiseasesDB, MeSH, SNOMED-CT, RxNorm, etc.
confirmationStatus Text  or
EventStatusType 
Specifying the confirmation status of something. eg: confirmed, suspected etc., as outcome of evaluation process
dateTime DateTime Specifying an instant of something. Typically derived from W3C Time Ontology this describes a point in time when an event or action occurs.
encounterStatus Text  or
EventStatusType 
specifying the status of medical encounter procedure.
guideline MedicalGuideline A medical guideline related to this entity.
interval QuantitativeValue Typically derived from W3C Time Ontology this describes a time interval when an event or action occurs.
legalStatus MedicalEnumeration  or
Text  or
DrugLegalStatus  or
EventStatusType 
The drug or supplement's legal status, including any controlled substance schedules that apply.
medicalDepartment MedicalDepartment Specifying the medical department where a procedure or a care event is taking place or attended by a patient.
medicalScore MedicalScore Specifying a medical score resource
medicineSystem MedicineSystem The system of medicine that includes this MedicalEntity, for example 'evidence-based', 'homeopathic', 'chiropractic', etc.
observable MedicalObservable Specifying a medical observable of a patient or a medical entity
physiologicalRole PhysiologicalEntity Specifying any physiological role of something
playsRole MedicalEntity Specifying the role played by an agent
possibleCause MedicalEntity Specifying a possible cause of something
rankOrder QualitativeValue  or
Number 
The rank order number of something. Typically used together with 'numerator' and 'denominator'. eg. refill number 4 out of 10.
recognizingAuthority Organization If applicable, the organization that officially recognizes this entity as part of its endorsed system of medicine.
relevantSpecialty MedicalSpecialty If applicable, a medical specialty in which this entity is relevant.
severity Severity Specifying a severity evaluation of a disease: typically by classification resource or ranking scale: mild, moderate, severe, life threatening or fatal
study MedicalStudy A medical study or trial related to this entity.
totalValue Number Total number of something.
Properties from Thing
additionalType URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
description Text A short description of the item.
image ImageObject  or
URL 
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
mainEntityOfPage CreativeWork  or
URL 
Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described.

See background notes for details.
Inverse property: mainEntity.
name Text The name of the item.
potentialAction Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
sameAs URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.
url URL URL of the item.


Instances of Muscle may appear as values for the following properties
PropertyOn TypesDescription
antagonist Muscle The muscle whose action counteracts the specified muscle.
nerveMotor Nerve The neurological pathway extension that involves muscle control.

Schema Version 2.1