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5 Matching questions

  1. Tumor
  2. Neoplasm
  3. Tissue
  4. Neuroglia
  5. Granulation Tissue
  1. a Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
  2. b the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
  3. c 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.
  4. d a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
  5. e an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. nonliving material in connective tissue consisting of ground substance and fibers that separate the living cells.
  2. : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
  3. a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
  4. a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
  5. (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.

5 True/False questions

  1. Malignant TumorBenign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.


  2. Apical Surfaceone free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.


  3. Fibrosisinvolves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.


  4. Glandan abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling


  5. Edemacord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone