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05 Tissues

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goblet cells
secrete mucus
neuroglia
nervous tissue, support cells
ligaments
connect bones to other bones
epithelial
type of cells that cover organs
fibroblasts
cells that produce collagen fibers
squamous
cells that are flat
stratified
cells that form layers
hyaline
type of cartilage that covers the ends of bones
mast
types of cells that prevent blood clots
macrophage
type of cell that consumes other cells
collagen
types of fibers that make up tendons
elastic
types of fibers found in the ear and vocal cords
fibrocartilage
found between vertebrae
microvilli
extension of the cells that increase surface area for absorption
cilia
hair-like structures involved in cell movement
pseudostrafied
cells that appear layered because of the location of the nuclei
exocrine
glands that secrete sweat and salive
endocrine
glands that secrete hormones
basement
cells of tissues attach to this membrane
transitional
type of tissue found in the bladder
osseus
bone tissue
neuron
main cell of nervous tissue
muscle
tissue that can be smooth, cardiac, or skeletal
ground
substance that surrounds the cells of the matrix
tendons
connects muscles to bones