5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Connective tissue
- Endocrine Gland
- Mucosae/mucous membrane
- a membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts).
- b a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
- c ductless gland that empty hormonal products directly into the blood.
- d a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
- e : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
- abnormal increase in number of cells
- the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
- a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
- involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.
5 True/False questions
Edema → cord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone
Tendon → 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.
Apical Surface → one free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.
Metastasis → the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.