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  1. Serous fluid
  2. Sebaceous gland
  3. Serous membrane
  4. Stratum basale
  5. Synovial membrane
  1. a the deepest cell layer of the epidermis, lies closest to the dermis and is connected to it along a wavy borderline that resembles corrugated cardboard.
  2. b glands that empty their sebum secretion into hair follicles.
  3. c membrane that lines the fibrous capsule of a synovial joint.
  4. d a clear, watery fluid secreted by the cells of a serous membrane.
  5. e membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the deep layer of the skin; composed of dense, irregular connective tissue
  2. the skin; composed of epidermal and dermal layers
  3. the serous membrane covering the lungs and lining the thoracic cavity.
  4. composed of epithelial tissue and an underlying layer of connective tissue. (also called covering and lining membranes, include the cutaneous membrane, the mucous membranes, and the serous membranes.
  5. the outer layers of the skin; an epithelium

5 True/False questions

  1. Eccrine glandglands that have ducts through which their secretions are carried to a body surface (skin or mucosa)


  2. Melaninthe dark pigment synthesized by melanocytes responsible for skin color.


  3. Integumentary systemCells that produce melanin.


  4. Papillary layerthe deepest skin layer, contains irregularly arranged connective tissue fibers, as well as blood vessels, sweat and oil glands and deep pressure receptors called lamellar corpuscles.


  5. Subcutaneous tissueessentially is adipose tissue. Not part of the skin, but it does anchor the skin to underlying organs and provides a site for nutrient (fat) storage. The tissue serves as a shock absorber and insulates the deeper tissues from the extreme temperature changes occurring outside the body. (responsible for women's curves).