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How the body responds to tissue injury

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homeostasis
The body responds to tissue injury to restore _____. Two processes occur: inflammation and regeneration
inflammation
______ is when Impact, abrasion, chemical irritation or extreme temperature causes mast cells to release histamine and heperin causing vasodilatation and swelling, warmth, redness and pain
inflammation
The process of ______ removes danerous microorganisms
regeneration
______ replaces or repairs the damaged tissue and restores it to normal function. Fibroblasts produce dense collagen fibers (scar/fibrous tissue)
regeneration
______ is better in epithelial, connective (not cartilage) and smooth muscles
regeneration
_____ is poor in neural, skeletal muscle, and cardiac muscle tissues
fibrosis
Replacemnt of normal tissue with fibrous connective tissue is called ____. This occurs in response to injury, disease and age