5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Eccrine gland
- Exocrine Gland
- a found all over the body, they produce sweat, important in part of the body's heat-regulating equipment. Supplied with nerve endings that cause them to secrete sweat when the external temperature or body temperature is high.
- b the oily secretion of sebaceous glands.
- c Cells that produce melanin.
- d a clear secretion that is primarily water plus some salts (sodium chloride), vitamin C, traces of metabolic wastes (ammonia, urea, uric acid), and lactic acid(the chemical that accumulates during vigorous muscle activity) sweat is acidic pH from 4-6. Sweat reaches the surface through ducts that opens as a pore.
- e glands that have ducts through which their secretions are carried to a body surface (skin or mucosa)
5 Multiple choice questions
- the skin and its accessory organs.
- a clear, watery fluid secreted by the cells of a serous membrane.
- the glands that produce a saline solution called sweat.
- the dark pigment synthesized by melanocytes responsible for skin color.
- the outer layers of the skin; an epithelium
5 True/False questions
Epithelial membrane → composed of epithelial tissue and an underlying layer of connective tissue. (also called covering and lining membranes, include the cutaneous membrane, the mucous membranes, and the serous membranes.
Serous membrane → membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.
Subcutaneous tissue → the skin; composed of epidermal and dermal layers
Arrector pili → the membranous sac enveloping the heart.
Pericardium → the membranous sac enveloping the heart.