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PROPERTIES OF MUSCULAR TISSUE - • Elasticity – without...

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PROPERTIES OF MUSCULAR TISSUE Extensibility – can stretch to approximately 150% of rest length. Elongation varies directly with fiber length and inversely with the cross- sectional area.
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Unformatted text preview: • Elasticity – without stimulation, can return to its normal rest length • Contractility – can contract to 50% of the length of its contractile portion...
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