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myogenic

 [mi″o-jen´ik]
giving rise to or forming muscle tissue.

my·o·ge·net·ic

, myogenic (mī'ō-jĕ-net'ik, -jen'ik),
1. Originating in or starting from muscle.
2. Relating to the origin of muscle cells or fibers.
Synonym(s): myogenous

myogenic

(mī′ə-jĕn′ĭk) also

myogenetic

(mī′ō-jə-nĕt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Giving rise to or forming muscular tissue.
2. Of muscular origin; arising from the muscles.

myogenic

adjective
(1) Arising in or referring to muscle.
(2) Referring to self-excitation by cardiac and smooth muscle.

myogenic

adjective Arising in muscle cells; used to describe self-excitation by cardiac and smooth muscle

my·o·ge·net·ic

, myogenic (mī'ō-jě-net'ik, -jen'ik)
1. Originating in or starting from muscle.
2. Relating to the origin of muscle cells or fibers.
Synonym(s): myogenous.

myogenic

Originating in muscle.