# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Physical/Occupational Therapy II Task 1018606872

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe basic muscle morphology from the epimysium to the sarcomere.

Definition

Description should include the following:
  • Epimysium
  • Perimysium
  • Fascicles
  • Endomysium
  • Muscle fibers
  • Myofibrils
  • Myofilaments (actin and myosin)
  • Sarcomere

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the thin and thick muscle filaments?
  • What gives skeletal muscle its striated appearance?
  • What happens during a concentric contraction? An eccentric contraction?

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