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Muscular SystemAssigned Readings: Chapter 9 (all of it pp. 247-283)Lecture OutlineI.Overview of Muscle TissuesA.Types of Muscle Tissue1.Skeletal muscle –long, cylindrical, multinucleate cells; obvious striations, perform voluntarymovement, locomotion, manipulation of environment, associated with bones and extremities2.Cardiac muscle– branching, striated, generally uninucleate cells, involuntarily controlled3.Smooth muscle– spindle shaped cells with central nuclei; no striations, cells arranged to form sheets,involuntarily controlledB.Functional Characteristics of Muscle Tissue
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