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  1. Serous fluid
  2. Apocrine gland
  3. Hair follicle
  4. Subcutaneous tissue
  5. Stratum basale
  1. a essentially is adipose tissue. Not part of the skin, but it does anchor the skin to underlying organs and provides a site for nutrient (fat) storage. The tissue serves as a shock absorber and insulates the deeper tissues from the extreme temperature changes occurring outside the body. (responsible for women's curves).
  2. b slightly slanted compound structures. The inner epidermal sheath is composed of epithelial tissue and forms the hair. The outer dermal sheath is actually dermal connective tissue. Dermal region supplies blood vessels to the epidermal portion/reinforces it.
  3. c the deepest cell layer of the epidermis, lies closest to the dermis and is connected to it along a wavy borderline that resembles corrugated cardboard.
  4. d Sweat glands in the pubic and underarm areas that secrete thicker sweat, that produce odor. (secretions contain water, salts, fatty acids, and proteins)
  5. e a clear, watery fluid secreted by the cells of a serous membrane.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. the deepest skin layer, contains irregularly arranged connective tissue fibers, as well as blood vessels, sweat and oil glands and deep pressure receptors called lamellar corpuscles.
  2. a smooth muscle attached to hair follicles that causes "goose bumps" to appear on the skin when contracted
  3. membrane that lines the fibrous capsule of a synovial joint.
  4. the dark pigment synthesized by melanocytes responsible for skin color.
  5. membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts)

5 True/False Questions

  1. Cutaneous membranemembrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts)

          

  2. Sudoriferous (sweat) gland:glands that empty their sebum secretion into hair follicles.

          

  3. Pericardiumthe membranous sac enveloping the heart.

          

  4. Dermisthe deep layer of the skin; composed of dense, irregular connective tissue

          

  5. Papillary layerthe deepest skin layer, contains irregularly arranged connective tissue fibers, as well as blood vessels, sweat and oil glands and deep pressure receptors called lamellar corpuscles.

          

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