5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Serous Membrane
- Malignant Tumor
- a an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
- b 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.
- c life-threatening, pertains to neoplasms that spread and lead to death, such as cancer.
- d Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
- 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
- an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous
- an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
- ductless gland that empty hormonal products directly into the blood.
- highly specialized to contract or shorten, to produce movement. Three types of muscle tissue, skeletal, cardiac and smooth(visceral).
- Connective tissue a delicate pink tissue composed largely of new capillaries that grow into the damaged area from undamaged blood vessels nearby. Also contains phagocytes that eventually dispose of the blood clot and connective tissue cells(fibroblasts) that produce the building blocks of collagen fibers(scabs) to permanently bridge the gap.
5 True/False Questions
Extracellular Matrix → nonliving material in connective tissue consisting of ground substance and fibers that separate the living cells.
Atrophy → involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.
Goblet Cell → individual cells (simple glands) that produce mucus.
Apical Surface → 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.
Hyperplasia → abnormal increase in number of cells