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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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Tree Number(s): A02.633.580, A07.541.704, A10.690.552.750

MeSH Unique ID: D009206

Entry Terms:

  • Cardiac Muscle
  • Myocardia
  • Muscle, Cardiac
  • Cardiac Muscles
  • Muscles, Cardiac
  • Muscle, Heart
  • Heart Muscle
  • Heart Muscles
  • Muscles, Heart

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