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Muscle structure & function Chapter 20 - Hill et al (2016)
Muscle Where Control Speed of action Appearance Skeletal Attached to bones or aponeurosis Voluntary Fast Multiple peripheral nuclei Long fiber Striated Cardiac Heart Involuntary Medium Striated Branched fibres Single or binucleated Smooth Hollow organs and blood vessels Involuntary Slow Tapered cell Not striated Single central nucleus