Apocrine and Eccrine
Two types of sweat glands
Sweat and oil glands
Two types of glands
Synthesizing vitamins (A,D,E, & K)
The way the Integumentary system helps the digestive system to increase Calcium uptake
The skin has capillaries which can absorb medication into the bloodstream.
The reason medication can enter through our skin.
Sweat production, regulation of the capillaries, goosebumps
How our skin regulates temperature
Arrector Pili Muscle
Muscle that gives you goosebumps
The place neurons are housed
The material from which the Epidermis is made
Removal of waste
Function of the excretory system
Water, salts, urea, sweat, and dead cells
Wastes secreted by the skin
Stratum basale, stratum spinosum, stratum granulosum, stratum lucidum, stratum corneum
Five layers of the epidermis
Dense, fibrous, irregular, and vascular connective tissue.
Type of skin in the dermis
To excrete sweat and control body temperature
The function of the Eccrine gland
To produce sebum to lubricate hair and skin
The function of the Apocrine gland
Sebaceous glands produce ________.
To help distribute sweat and sebum onto the surface of the skin.
Why does the Arrector Pili Muscle contract?
The place hair gets its color
The tissue that composes the hypodermis
Heat, pain, touch, pressure
Things sensory receptors sense
Without blood vessels
Protection from injury, protection from pathogens, sensation, thermoregulation
Functions of integumentary system
Epidermis, dermis, hypodermis
Three layers of integument
covering all free body surfaces and lining cavities.
Where can you find epithelial tissue?
Bone, cartilage, dense connective tissue, loose connective tissue, adipose tissue, reticular connective tissue, blood
Seven types of connective tissue
Protection and support
What is bone for?
Hyaline cartilage, fibrocartilage, and elastic cartilage
Three types of cartilage
Where is fibrocartilage found
Rib cage, joints
Where is hyaline cartilage found?
Where is elastic cartilage found?
What is made of dense connective tissue
the flashcards that i put up over the last few days on the Integument
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