5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Hair follicle
- Cutaneous membrane
- a the dark pigment synthesized by melanocytes responsible for skin color.
- b the oily secretion of sebaceous glands.
- c the skin; composed of epidermal and dermal layers
- d the outer layers of the skin; an epithelium
- e slightly slanted compound structures. The inner epidermal sheath is composed of epithelial tissue and forms the hair. The outer dermal sheath is actually dermal connective tissue. Dermal region supplies blood vessels to the epidermal portion/reinforces it.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the glands that produce a saline solution called sweat.
- glands that have ducts through which their secretions are carried to a body surface (skin or mucosa)
- the skin and its accessory organs.
- 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.
- the serous membrane lining the interior of the abdominal cavity and covering the surfaces of the abdominal organs.
5 True/False questions
Serous fluid → glands that empty their sebum secretion into hair follicles.
Pericardium → a tough, insoluble protein found in tissues such as hair, nails, and epidermis of the skin.
Subcutaneous tissue → the skin; composed of epidermal and dermal layers
Eccrine gland → glands that have ducts through which their secretions are carried to a body surface (skin or mucosa)
Dermis → the outer layers of the skin; an epithelium