5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Nervous Tissue
- Serous Membrane
- a 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.
- b : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
- 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 Tissue made up of cells called neurons. A body tissue that carries electrical messages back and forth between the brain and every other part of the body.
- e (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.
5 Multiple choice questions
- life-threatening, pertains to neoplasms that spread and lead to death, such as cancer.
- membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts).
- one free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.
- an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
- the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
5 True/False questions
Tendon → Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
Endocrine Gland → ductless gland that empty hormonal products directly into the blood.
Connective tissue → 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.
Carcinogens → 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.
Atrophy → involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.