MuscleConnectiveTissue

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Author:
Jolene23
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9804
Filename:
MuscleConnectiveTissue
Updated:
2010-03-09 21:08:06
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connective tissue muscle
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connective muscle tissue
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  1. Endomysium
    • Thing sleeve of loose connective tissue surrounding each muscle fiber
    • allows room for capillaries and nerve fibers to reach each muscle fiber
  2. Perimysium
    • slightly thicker layer of connective tissue
    • fascicles - bundles of muscle gires wrapped in perimysium
    • carry larger nerves and blood vessles, and stretch receptors
  3. epimysium
    • fibrous sheath surrounding the entire muscle
    • outer surface grades into the fascia
  4. fascia
    sheet of connective tissue that separates neighboring muscles from each other

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