axial muscle

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Noun1.axial muscle - a skeletal muscle of the trunk or headaxial muscle - a skeletal muscle of the trunk or head
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
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Correlation between spinal neuron counts and axial muscle histologic changes in 15 SBV-infected newborn calves, Belgium, January-March 2012 * Structure examined Control WBD/calf ID calves WBD-0 WBD-1 A B C D E F Axial muscles, histology Musculus semispinalis 0 NT 0 0 0 3 0 capitis, cas Musculus semispinalis 0 NT 1 0 0 2 0 capitis, ces Spinal cord Dorsal horn neurons, no.
Strengthening of axial muscle support can improve mobility in older individuals and decrease kyphosis and risk of vertebral fractures.
Influence of fish size on proliferation and differentation of cultured myosatellite cells of White axial muscle of carp (Cyprinus carpio L.