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Muscular System

Muscular System
The muscular system is an organ system consisting of skeletal, smooth and cardiac muscles. It permits movement of the body, maintains posture, and circulates blood throughout the body.
  • Deltoid Muscle : Enabling Shoulder Movements

    Named after the Greek letter delta, which is shaped like an equilateral triangle, the deltoid muscle is a rounded, triangular muscle located on top of the shoulder and at the upper most part of the...
    16/05/2014 by Dr.
  • Gluteal Muscles: Governs the Hip Movement and Butt Shape

    The shape of the buttocks and the movements of the hip is controlled and maintained by a group of muscles called the Gluteal Muscles. The gluteal muscles comprise a group of three muscles named...
    14/05/2014 by Dr.
  • Diaphragm : The Respiratory Muscle

    Human diaphragm, is very big in size, and is the primary muscle responsible for respiration. It has two domes one slightly at a higher level than the other .The Esophagus (food pipe) and the great...
    13/05/2014 by Dr.
  • Tendons, an extension of the muscles

    A muscle is connected to the bone by means of a very tough but flexible band of fibrous tissue called tendon. All the skeletal muscles in the human body are responsible for moving the bones...
    31/01/2014 by Dr.
  • Ligaments Binding The Bones And The Joints

    The word ligament comes from a Latin word "ligamentum", meaning a band or a tie. A ligament is a tough band of white, fibrous and slightly elastic tissue. It is an essential part of any skeletal...
    28/01/2014 by Dr.
  • Muscles Empower Your Body

    While the human skeleton gives mobility to all the joints and protection to some of the important organs, the human muscles give shape to the body. Without muscles, a skeleton is incapable of any...
    02/01/2014 by Dr.
  • The Muscular System

    Anatomy: The muscular system is defined as an organ-system as it is made up of more than two organs which together enable the function of movement, regulation of posture and the circulation of blood...
    20/03/2013 by Dr.