5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
- b 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.
- c Cancer causing agents
- d a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
- e an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous
5 Multiple choice questions
- a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
- (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.
- a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
- the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
- highly specialized to contract or shorten, to produce movement. Three types of muscle tissue, skeletal, cardiac and smooth(visceral).
5 True/False questions
Mucosae/mucous 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.
Nervous Tissue → 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.
Endocrine Gland → an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
Tendon → cord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone
Tissue → a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.