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1

Name the three varieties of muscle in the body

  • Skeletal
  • Cardiac
  • Smooth

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The contractile cells of muscle tissue

Myocytes/Myofibres

3

Another name for the skeletal muscle

Striated muscle

4

Skeletal muscle

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Epimysium

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Muscle fascicles

7

Muscle fascicle

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Perimysium

9

Endomysium

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Muscle Fibres

11

Muscle fibre

12

Sarcolemma

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Fibril diameter

100 - 1000 µm

(1mm)

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Myocyte diameter

10-100µm

15

Myofibril diameter

1µm

16

What is located between two Z-bands?

1 sarcomere

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A-band

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H-zone

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1/2 I-bands

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Z-bands

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M-line

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Sarcomere

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Sarcoplasmic reticulum

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Actin filament

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H-zone

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Z-disc

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Myosin filament

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I-band

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A-band

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M-line