5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Muscle Tissue
- a : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
- b highly specialized to contract or shorten, to produce movement. Three types of muscle tissue, skeletal, cardiac and smooth(visceral).
- c abnormal increase in number of cells
- d (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.
- e an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
- an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous
- Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
- one free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.
- individual cells (simple glands) that produce mucus.
5 True/False Questions
Carcinogens → Cancer causing agents
Connective tissue → a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
Metastasis → a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
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.
Fibrosis → a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.