Muscular System

By Jacob Scandalis

Function of the Muscular System

The Muscular system is responsible for the movement of the human body.

3 Types of Muscle Tissue

Cardiac, Smooth, and Skeletal.

2 Major Disorders

Polymyositis- Inflammation and progressive weakening of the skeletal muscles. Signs and symptoms are just weakness in your muscles.
Dermatomyositis- Polymyositis accompanied by a skin rash. The most obvious signs and symptoms are a skin rash on the face, chest, nails, and eyebrows that appear red or violet.