5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Extracellular Matrix
- Mucosae/mucous membrane
- Serous Membrane
- a nonliving material in connective tissue consisting of ground substance and fibers that separate the living cells.
- b membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts).
- c membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.
- 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 a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
- the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
- cord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone
- a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
- an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
5 True/False questions
Fibrosis → the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
Tumor → Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
Epithelium → : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
Muscle Tissue → highly specialized to contract or shorten, to produce movement. Three types of muscle tissue, skeletal, cardiac and smooth(visceral).
Secretion → cord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone