Flashcards in Chap 15, Types of Muscles Deck (4)
3 types of muscles in the body
1) striated muscle, syn: voluntary or skeletal muscle
2) smooth muscle or involuntary or visceral muscle
3) Cardiac muscle
Composed of bands of fibers that make the muscle look striped (striated); attached to bones (voluntary or skeletal muscle).
Muscle that lines the walls of internal organs; smooth or involuntary muscle.