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spindle-shaped cells with one centrally located nucleus & no externally visible striations (bands); found mainly in the walls of hollow organs
smooth muscles
muscle composed of cylindrical multinucleate cells with obvious striations; the muscle(s) attach to the body's skeleton; voluntary muscles
skeletal muscles
specialized muscles of the heart
cardiac muscles
muscles that appear like bamboo
cardiac muslces
Location: organs & blood vessels; stomach, intestines
Movement: involuntary
Nucleus: One
Striations: No
Smooth muscles
Location: around bones
Movement: voluntary
Nucleus: multi
Striations: Yes
Skeletal Muscles
Location: heart
Movement: involuntary
Nucleus: One
Striations: Yes
Cardiac
bundle
fasci
part
-mere
banding/stripes
cross striations
joint
arthro-; articulo
connective tissue
CT
upon
epi
muscle
myo
flesh
sarco
many
multi
insert
intercala
layers
lamellae
glassy
hyaline
within
endo
together
syn
within
intra
connective tissue
desmo-
top of cell
apical
base
basal
small hair, eyelash
cilia
tissue
hist-
little beam
trabeculae
airy, little space
areolar
fiber
fibro
cartilage
chondro
bone
osteo
precursion cell
-blast
breaking
-clast
cell
-cyte
around
peri
below, beneath
hypo
one layer
simple
layered, more than one layer
stratified
cell membrane in a smooth muscle is known as
sarcolemma
cell cytoplasm in a smooth muscle is known as
sarcoplasm
Name 2 of the principle contractile proteins found in muscle
myosin
actin
specialized endoplasmic reticulum of muslce cells
sarcoplasmic reticulum
Name the 5 Epiphyseal Plate zones in order
1. Reserve
2. Proliferation
3. Maturation (hypertrophy)
4. Calcification
5. Ossification (resorption)
Smooth Muscle
Location
organs, blood vessels, stomach and intestine
Smooth Muscle
Movement
involuntary
Smooth Muscle
Nucleus & Striations
one and none
Skeletal Muscle
Location
around bones
Skeletal Muscle
Movement
voluntary
Skeletal Muscle
Nucleus & Striations
multi and yes
Cardiac Muscle
Location
heart
Cardiac Muscle
Movement
involuntary
Cardiac Muscle
Nucleus & Striations
one and yes
A bands are
dark
I bands are
light