axial muscle

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a skeletal muscle of the trunk or head

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The arrangement of muscle fiber types in the axial muscle of various cyprinids (Teletostei).
Fakespace believes this is due to the intuitive nature of movement based on the principle of axial muscle control.
18] SPS initially presents as muscle stiffness, which is progressive and usually involves rigidity of the axial muscles, including the paraspinal thoracic, lumbar and proximal leg muscles.
11) This type of ambulation was very inefficient, both in terms of energy expenditure and the occupation of axial muscles and bone for the purpose of movement.
Typically they will have a retrocollis or torticollis of the neck; tightening of the muscles in the shoulder girdle; or other sustained muscle postures of the neck, trunk, face, or axial muscles.