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56 terms
Connective Tissue
types of connective tissue
types of fibers
extra cellular matrix
extra cellular matrix function
fibroblast, microphage, mast cell, plasma cell, adipose, reti…
collagenous, elastic, reticular
protein fibers embedded in an amorphous group substance
strength and support for tissues
types of connective tissue
fibroblast, microphage, mast cell, plasma cell, adipose, reti…
types of fibers
collagenous, elastic, reticular
116 terms
A&P Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
27 terms
Connective Tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
adipose tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
50 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective tissue
Connective tissue
Fibroblasts
Macrophages
made of widely scattered cells that lie within a large amount…
living cells surrounded by a matrix
produce fibers by secreting protein into the matrix of the co…
Comes from WBC blood cells and carries out phagocytoisis. It…
Connective tissue
made of widely scattered cells that lie within a large amount…
Connective tissue
living cells surrounded by a matrix
25 terms
Connective Tissue
Areolar
Areolar (Loose Connective)
Adipose
Adipose (Loose Connective)
Description: Gel-like matrix.... Function: binds skin to underly…
Description: Matrix... Function: protection, stores energy, and…
Areolar
Description: Gel-like matrix.... Function: binds skin to underly…
Areolar (Loose Connective)
25 terms
4-4 Connective Tissue
Fibers
Ground substance
Matrix
Collagenous fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
Extracellular fibers which surround cells
Are made by fibroblasts, thick thread of the protein collagen…
Fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Ground substance
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
Connective Tissue
Connective tissue
Ground substance
Cells
Fibers
most widely distributed of the primary tissue types; connects…
unstructured material that fills the space between cells and…
each class of connective tissue has a fundamental cell type;…
collagen (strongest); elastic (stretch and recoil); reticular…
Connective tissue
most widely distributed of the primary tissue types; connects…
Ground substance
unstructured material that fills the space between cells and…
56 terms
A&P Chapter 4: Connective Tissue, muscle tissues, membranes
Connective Tissue
Connective tissue proper, cartilage, b…
Binding and supporting, protecting, in…
Mescenchyme
Most prevalent tissue in the body
Four main classes of connective tissue
Functions of connective tissue
Embryonic tissue that connective tissues arise from
Connective Tissue
Most prevalent tissue in the body
Connective tissue proper, cartilage, b…
Four main classes of connective tissue
Connective Tissue
Extracellular Matrix Fibers
Extracellular Matrix
Extracellular Matrix Ground Substance
Bone (Osseous) Tissue
Collagen, Elastic and Reticular fibers
"Glue" that holds tissues together. Composed of ground substa…
Water with adhesion proteins and sugars.
Bone cells in lacunae. Lots of collagen fibers. Used to prote…
Extracellular Matrix Fibers
Collagen, Elastic and Reticular fibers
Extracellular Matrix
"Glue" that holds tissues together. Composed of ground substa…
27 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Fibroblasts
Ground Substance
Macrophages
provides structure, transport, and protection, and is highly…
are large flat cells with branching process, that migrate and…
supports and binds cells together, stores water via molecules…
is a white blood cell with an irregular shape, that engulf ba…
Connective Tissue
provides structure, transport, and protection, and is highly…
Fibroblasts
are large flat cells with branching process, that migrate and…
12 terms
Connective Tissue
Areolar CT
Adipose CT
Reticular CT
Dense Regular CT
Connective Tissue that contains all three types of fibers, us…
Connective tissue that consists of adipocytes and is used for…
Connective tissue that contains reticular fibers and cells; u…
Connective tissue made from collagen fibers that run in the s…
Areolar CT
Connective Tissue that contains all three types of fibers, us…
Adipose CT
Connective tissue that consists of adipocytes and is used for…
55 terms
Connective Tissue
Function of connective tissue
Sites of connective tissue
Components of connective tissue
Loose connective tissue
structural support, medium for exchange of nutrients and gas,…
Beneath epithelia - lamina propria... Around glandular units... Aro…
cells distributed within an extracellular matrix (fibers, gro…
Loose arrangement of thin and sparse fibers (collagen, elasti…
Function of connective tissue
structural support, medium for exchange of nutrients and gas,…
Sites of connective tissue
Beneath epithelia - lamina propria... Around glandular units... Aro…
34 terms
A&P Connective Tissue
Loose Areolar tissue
loose Areolar Location
loose Areolar Function
Adipose
under the skin, surrounding organs
wraps and cushions organs
Loose Areolar tissue
loose Areolar Location
under the skin, surrounding organs
32 terms
Review for Test on Connective Tissue and Integumentary for A.T.
Connective Tissue
Tensile strength
Compressive strength
Elasticity
Animal tissue that functions mainly to bind and support other…
A measure of how much stress from pulling, or tension, a mate…
The ability to withstand compression, squeezing, or crushing.
The ability to stretch and then return to its original shape.
Connective Tissue
Animal tissue that functions mainly to bind and support other…
Tensile strength
A measure of how much stress from pulling, or tension, a mate…
116 terms
Exercise 5: Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
80 terms
Connective Tissue
connective tissue
Extracellular Matrix
connective tissue
to connect
Contains cells, fibers and ground substance
Fibers and ground substance make up the _____________________…
Tissue where the cells are spread out and surrounded by a lot…
Major function of connective tissue
connective tissue
Contains cells, fibers and ground substance
Extracellular Matrix
Fibers and ground substance make up the _____________________…
116 terms
Exercise 5: Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
43 terms
Connective Tissue
connective tissue functions
loose connective tissue
loose connective tissue found in
dense connective tissue
Establishing a structural framework for the body; transportin…
more ground substance, fewer fibers
fat
more fibers, less ground substance
connective tissue functions
Establishing a structural framework for the body; transportin…
loose connective tissue
more ground substance, fewer fibers
116 terms
Exercise 5: Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
116 terms
Exercise 5: Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
116 terms
Exercise 5: Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
33 terms
Connective Tissue
Function
Function
Function
Function
Establishing a structural framework for the body
Transporting fluids and dissolved materials
Protecting delicate organs
Supporting, surrounding, and interconnecting other types of t…
Function
Establishing a structural framework for the body
Function
Transporting fluids and dissolved materials
116 terms
Exercise 5: Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
19 terms
Histology - Connective Tissue Terms
Fibroblasts
Macrophages
Plasma Cells
Mast Cells
Cells that make fibers for the ground substance of connective…
White blood cells in tissue that fight infection by way of ph…
Special cells in tissue that make antibodies to fight infection
Cells that secrete histamine which helps in the inflammatory…
Fibroblasts
Cells that make fibers for the ground substance of connective…
Macrophages
White blood cells in tissue that fight infection by way of ph…
22 terms
Connective Tissue (matches ppt)
Connective tissue
Ground substance
Cells
Fibers
most widely distributed of the primary tissue types; connects…
unstructured material that fills the space between cells and…
each class of connective tissue has a fundamental cell type;…
collagen (strongest); elastic (stretch and recoil); reticular…
Connective tissue
most widely distributed of the primary tissue types; connects…
Ground substance
unstructured material that fills the space between cells and…
58 terms
A&P: Ex. 8 - Connective Tissue
Areolar
adipose
Dense Regular
Dense Irregular
LOCATIONS: w/in and deep to the dermis of skin, and covered b…
LOCATIONS: deep to the skin, especially at sides, buttocks, b…
protein fibers in the matrix are arranged in parallel bands…
fibers are interwoven... LOCATIONS: capsules of visceral organs…
Areolar
LOCATIONS: w/in and deep to the dermis of skin, and covered b…
adipose
LOCATIONS: deep to the skin, especially at sides, buttocks, b…
28 terms
Chapter 4.2- Connective Tissue
blood
collagen fibers
connective tissue
hyaline cartilage
A type of liquid connective tissue composed of cells separate…
Wavy protein fibers that have flexibility and tremendous stre…
type of tissue characterized by cells separated by a matrix;…
The most common type of semi-solid connective tissue composed…
blood
A type of liquid connective tissue composed of cells separate…
collagen fibers
Wavy protein fibers that have flexibility and tremendous stre…
50 terms
Connective Tissue Review Slides
loose (areolar) connective tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
adipose tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
42 terms
Epithelial and Connective Tissue
Single layer of flattened cells that a…
Single layer of cubelike cells found i…
Single layer of cells that may contain…
Single layer of cells that contain nuc…
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Simple Cuboidal Epithelium
Simple Columnar Epithelium
Pseudostratified Epithelium
Single layer of flattened cells that a…
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Single layer of cubelike cells found i…
Simple Cuboidal Epithelium
35 terms
A & P Chap 4 Connective Tissue
most of the body's weight is made up of
the skeletal and integumentary system…
extracellular matrix
connective tissues form
connective tissue
connective tissue
non-living material that surrounds and separates cells (groun…
metabolic and structural connections between other tissues
most of the body's weight is made up of
connective tissue
the skeletal and integumentary system…
connective tissue
15 terms
A2 part two: Connective Tissue
Functions of Connective Tissue
Components of Connective Tissue
Types of Connective Tissue
Types of Cells in Connective Tissue
Support, protection, storage of energy, defence
Cells, fibres, ground substance
Loose (includes adipose tissue), dense, reticular, supporting…
Fibroblasts, Macrophages, Mast cells, adipose cells, white bl…
Functions of Connective Tissue
Support, protection, storage of energy, defence
Components of Connective Tissue
Cells, fibres, ground substance
39 terms
Illustrated Epithelium and Connective Tissue Review
Simple squamous epithelium
Simple cuboidal
Simple columnar
Psuedostratified ciliated columnar
thin with flattened nucleus, ... found in areas of diffusion-BV…
Single layer cube shaped cells with round nucleus ... -forms wa…
SIngle layer of tall cells with oval to round nucleus ... -foun…
Single layer of cells of differing heights, only tallest cell…
Simple squamous epithelium
thin with flattened nucleus, ... found in areas of diffusion-BV…
Simple cuboidal
Single layer cube shaped cells with round nucleus ... -forms wa…
19 terms
Connective Tissue Cells, Fibers, Ground Substance
Connective (Supportive) Tissues
Connective Tissue is Composed of:
Mesenchymal Cells
Fibroblast Cells
Connects other tissue & provides framework to support the ent…
1.) Cells, ex=mesenchymal cells, fibroblasts, reticular cells…
1.) Type of connective tissue cell.... 2.) Irregularly shaped wi…
1.) Most common cells and responsible for the synthesis of fi…
Connective (Supportive) Tissues
Connects other tissue & provides framework to support the ent…
Connective Tissue is Composed of:
1.) Cells, ex=mesenchymal cells, fibroblasts, reticular cells…
31 terms
A&P 1 Ch. 4 epithelial and connective tissue
Tissue
4 Primary Tissues
Epithelial Tissue
Connective Tissue
Groups of cells that are similar in structure and function
Epithelial... Connective... Nervous ... Muscle
Forms boundaries between different environments, protects, se…
Supports, protects, binds other tissues together... *Bones... *Tend…
Tissue
Groups of cells that are similar in structure and function
4 Primary Tissues
Epithelial... Connective... Nervous ... Muscle
20 terms
Connective Tissue
Reticular Connective Tissue
Blood Plasma
Collagen
Heparin
Contains lots of leukocytes
Matrix of vascular tissue
Most abundant substance in the matrix of a ligament
Released by mast cells to prevent blood clotting
Reticular Connective Tissue
Contains lots of leukocytes
Blood Plasma
Matrix of vascular tissue
77 terms
Tissues
simple squamous
simple cuboidal
simple columnar
pseudostratified
name the type of epithelial tissue
name the type of epithelial tissue
name the type of epithelial tissue
name the type of epithelial tissue
simple squamous
name the type of epithelial tissue
simple cuboidal
name the type of epithelial tissue
53 terms
Connective Tissue
3 Major Types of Connective Tissue
3 Basic Components of Connective Tissue
General functions for Connective Tissues
The matrix is made of...
connective tissue proper... fluid connective tissue... supporting c…
ground substance... fibers... cells
binding... support... protection... insulation... transportation... hematopo…
extracellular fibers... ground substance
3 Major Types of Connective Tissue
connective tissue proper... fluid connective tissue... supporting c…
3 Basic Components of Connective Tissue
ground substance... fibers... cells
8 terms
Organization
Tissue
Epithelial tissue
Nervous tissue
Connective tissue
...
The tissue that covers the bodies surface or lines a body cav…
Tissue of the nervous system
A tissue that has a lot of intracellular substance and connec…
Tissue
...
Epithelial tissue
The tissue that covers the bodies surface or lines a body cav…
57 terms
ch. 4 connective tissue
connective tissue
characteristics of connective tissue
connective tissue proper cells
connective tissue fat cells
the most diverse, abundant, widely distributed, and microscop…
cells... protein fibers... ground substance
fibroblasts
adipocytes
connective tissue
the most diverse, abundant, widely distributed, and microscop…
characteristics of connective tissue
cells... protein fibers... ground substance
86 terms
Connective Tissue Matching
Loose Connective Tissue
Loose Connective Tissue(areolar connec…
Loose Connective Tissue(areolar connec…
Loose Connective Tissue(areolar connec…
Areolar Connective Tissue
binds epithelium to deeper tissue
thin, delicate membranes located beneath the skin
located between skin and muscles and around blood vessels and…
Loose Connective Tissue
Areolar Connective Tissue
Loose Connective Tissue(areolar connec…
binds epithelium to deeper tissue
116 terms
Exercise 5: Connective Tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
The framework of organs such as the sp…
What type of connective tissue is foun…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
collagen
reticular tissue
mucous connective tissue
The three basic types of fibers that f…
collagen, reticular, and elastic
The dominant fiber type in dense conne…
collagen
25 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibers
Ground substance
Matrix
Collagenous fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
Extracellular fibers which surround cells
Are made by fibroblasts, thick thread of the protein collagen…
Fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Ground substance
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
39 terms
Illustrated Epithelium and Connective Tissue Review
Simple squamous epithelium
Simple cuboidal
Simple columnar
Psuedostratified ciliated columnar
thin with flattened nucleus, ... found in areas of diffusion-BV…
Single layer cube shaped cells with round nucleus ... -forms wa…
SIngle layer of tall cells with oval to round nucleus ... -foun…
Single layer of cells of differing heights, only tallest cell…
Simple squamous epithelium
thin with flattened nucleus, ... found in areas of diffusion-BV…
Simple cuboidal
Single layer cube shaped cells with round nucleus ... -forms wa…
25 terms
4-4 Connective Tissue
Fibers
Ground substance
Matrix
Collagenous fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
Extracellular fibers which surround cells
Are made by fibroblasts, thick thread of the protein collagen…
Fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Ground substance
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
38 terms
Tissue: The Living Fabric - Connective Tissue
Connective tissue
Major Functions of connective tissue
Mesenchyme
Extracellular Matrix
Most abundant and widely distributed of primary tissues
Binding and support, protecting, insulating, storing reserve…
Embryonic connective tissue; gel-like ground substance contai…
Protein-sugar mesh; supports cells so they can bear weight, w…
Connective tissue
Most abundant and widely distributed of primary tissues
Major Functions of connective tissue
Binding and support, protecting, insulating, storing reserve…
228 terms
A&P connective tissue
Connective tissue
Bone, fat, blood
Connective tissue
Specialized cells, extracellular prote…
Connects the epithelium to the rest of the body
3 examples of connective tissue
Has a matrix (surrounds cells) made of extracellular fibers a…
3 basic components of connective tissue
Connective tissue
Connects the epithelium to the rest of the body
Bone, fat, blood
3 examples of connective tissue
19 terms
Intro, Loose, and Dense Connective tissue
Connective Tissue
Tensile strength
Compressive strength
Elasticity
Animal tissue that functions mainly to bind and support other…
A measure of how much stress from pulling, or tension, a mate…
The ability to withstand compression, squeezing, or crushing.
The ability to stretch and then return to its original shape.
Connective Tissue
Animal tissue that functions mainly to bind and support other…
Tensile strength
A measure of how much stress from pulling, or tension, a mate…
41 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Matrix
Collagen Fibers
Elastic Fibers(elastin)
Highly vascularized tissue that is made up of specialized cel…
Made up of extracellular protein fivers and ground substance.
Very strong fiber found in the ligaments and tendons.
Flexible fibers that are branched and wavy. Thinner than coll…
Connective Tissue
Highly vascularized tissue that is made up of specialized cel…
Matrix
Made up of extracellular protein fivers and ground substance.
12 terms
Connective Tissue Vocabulary
chondr-
osteo-
-blast
-cyte
science root that means cartilage
science root that means bone
suffix ending that specifies a cell that is active and produc…
suffix ending that specifies a cell that is living but not ac…
chondr-
science root that means cartilage
osteo-
science root that means bone
81 terms
Connective Tissue: Terms and Images
Connective Tissue is made up of...
What are the two components of the Ext…
What are the three basic proteins in C…
Which protein of CT is the most abunda…
Cells... Extracellular Matrix
Proteins and Ground Substance
Collagen, Elastin, and Reticulin
Collagen
Connective Tissue is made up of...
Cells... Extracellular Matrix
What are the two components of the Ext…
Proteins and Ground Substance
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