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Differentiate between striated, un-striated and cardiac muscles on the basis of their structure and site/location in the body.
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The following are the differences between different types of muscles based on their structure and location in the body.

Character Striated muscles Un-striated muscles Cardiac muscles
Shape/Structure Long, cylindrical, non - tapering. They are un-branched. Long and tapering. They are un - branched. Cylindrical and non - tapering. They are branched.
Location in body Hands, legs and skeletal muscles Wall of stomach, intestine, ureter and bronchi Heart
Dark and light bands Present Absent Present but less prominent
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