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what is the function of muscle tissue?
specialize in contractions for movement; voluntary (walking, speech) and involuntary (pushing materials through the body
how do you classify muscle tissue?
according to the location of the body
muscle attached to bone; provides movement such as walking, posture, facial expressions
muscle forms the wall of the heart; forces blood through the blood vessels
muscle found in hollow organs; pushes materials through the digestive tract( stomach/intestine), determines the diameter of blood vessels
more about skeletal system
-multinucleated, striated muscle fiber
- voluntary movement
more about cardiac muscle
-uninucleated, striated muscle fiber
more about smooth/visceral muscle
-uninucleated, non-striated muscle fiber
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