5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Extracellular Matrix
- Connective tissue
- a a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
- b : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
- c nonliving material in connective tissue consisting of ground substance and fibers that separate the living cells.
- d an organ specialized to secrete or excrete substances for further use in the body or for elimination.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- highly specialized to contract or shorten, to produce movement. Three types of muscle tissue, skeletal, cardiac and smooth(visceral).
- individual cells (simple glands) that produce mucus.
- life-threatening, pertains to neoplasms that spread and lead to death, such as cancer.
- membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.
- a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
5 True/False questions
Neuroglia → the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
Edema → an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
Fibrosis → involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.
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.
Metastasis → involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.