5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Basement Membrane
- Connective tissue
- Serous Membrane
- a Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
- b a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
- c an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
- d a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
- e membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
- ductless gland that empty hormonal products directly into the blood.
- the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
- one free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.
- the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
5 True/False questions
Cartilage → Cancer causing agents
Fibrosis → a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
Edema → an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
Nervous Tissue → Tissue made up of cells called neurons. A body tissue that carries electrical messages back and forth between the brain and every other part of the body.
Epithelium → involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.