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Mesh term Myocardium

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Heart
Muscle, Striated
Muscles

Description

The muscle tissue of the HEART. It is composed of striated, involuntary muscle cells (MYOCYTES, CARDIAC) connected to form the contractile pump to generate blood flow.


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Myoblasts, Cardiac
Myocytes, Cardiac
Papillary Muscles


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