5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Extracellular Matrix
- Serous Membrane
- a Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
- b involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.
- 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 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.
- e nonliving material in connective tissue consisting of ground substance and fibers that separate the living cells.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
- ductless gland that empty hormonal products directly into the blood.
- life-threatening, pertains to neoplasms that spread and lead to death, such as cancer.
- a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
- an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous
5 True/False questions
Gland → an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
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.
Connective tissue → a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
Muscle 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.
Epithelium → the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.