5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Mucosae/mucous membrane
- a membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts).
- b a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
- c an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
- d Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
- e the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
- Cancer causing agents
- involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.
- a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
- one free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.
5 True/False questions
Atrophy → involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.
Goblet Cell → (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.
Neoplasm → the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
Extracellular Matrix → : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
Epithelium → : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.