5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Goblet Cell
- Mucosae/mucous membrane
- Malignant Tumor
- a membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts).
- b life-threatening, pertains to neoplasms that spread and lead to death, such as cancer.
- c individual cells (simple glands) that produce mucus.
- d the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
- e an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
5 Multiple choice questions
- abnormal increase in number of cells
- a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
- one free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.
- 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.
- : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
5 True/False questions
Edema → an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
Metastasis → the spread of cancer from one body part or organ into another not directly connected to it.
Tissue → a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
Serous Membrane → a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
Secretion → (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.