Striated muscle is a form of fibres that are combined into parallel fibres.[1] More specifically, it can refer to:

In practice, the term "striated muscle" is sometimes used to refer exclusively to skeletal muscle when distinguishing it from smooth muscle.[2] However, different medical dictionaries report different usages of the terms. Cardiac muscle is a different type of muscle, but has almost the same structure as skeletal muscle.


es:Músculo estriado

fi:Poikkijuovainen lihaskudos fr:Muscle strié ja:横紋筋 nl:Dwarsgestreept spierweefsel pt:Músculo estriado

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