5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous
- b (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.
- c cord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone
- d white, semiopaque connective tissue. Less hard and more flexible than bone. Has abundant collagen fibers hidden by a rubbery matrix with a glassy, blue white appearance.
- e the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
- individual cells (simple glands) that produce mucus.
- the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
- membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.
- ductless gland that empty hormonal products directly into the blood.
5 True/False Questions
Basement Membrane → a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
Malignant Tumor → Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
Carcinogens → white, semiopaque connective tissue. Less hard and more flexible than bone. Has abundant collagen fibers hidden by a rubbery matrix with a glassy, blue white appearance.
Atrophy → a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
Epithelium → : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.