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s437 Connective Tissue
Three types of connective tissue cells
Three types of connective tissue fibers
Five types of connective tissue
Fibroblast
fibroblast, mast cell, macrophage
collagenous, elastic, reticular
loose, dense, bone, blood, cartilage
produce the fibers of the ECM; fixed cell type
Three types of connective tissue cells
fibroblast, mast cell, macrophage
Three types of connective tissue fibers
collagenous, elastic, reticular
Connective Tissue A&P
The region surrounding cells composed…
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
The three (3) main types of connective…
Matrix
Elastin and Collagen
How is this tissue type specifically classified?
Fibrous, Fluid, and Supportive
The region surrounding cells composed…
Matrix
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Elastin and Collagen
30 terms
Connective Tissue
The region surrounding cells
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
The three (3) main types of connective…
Matrix
Elastin and Collagen
How is this tissue type specifically classified?
Fibrous, Fluid, and Supportive
The region surrounding cells
Matrix
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Elastin and Collagen
38 terms
Connective Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Adipose
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
30 terms
Connective Tissue
The region surrounding cells
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
The three (3) main types of connective…
Matrix
Elastin and Collagen
How is this tissue type specifically classified?
Fibrous, Fluid, and Supportive
The region surrounding cells
Matrix
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Elastin and Collagen
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
Connective Tissues
Loose Connective (Areolar)
Adipose
Reticular
Dense Regular
Function: binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures t…
Function: protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location:…
Function: support, flexible framework for certain organs... Loca…
Function: bind body parts, connect muscle to bone and bone to…
Loose Connective (Areolar)
Function: binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures t…
Adipose
Function: protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location:…
30 terms
Connective Tissue
The region surrounding cells
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
The three (3) main types of connective…
Matrix
Elastin and Collagen
How is this tissue type specifically classified?
Fibrous, Fluid, and Supportive
The region surrounding cells
Matrix
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Elastin and Collagen
12 terms
Unit 4 Connective Tissue
loose connective tissue
dense connective tissue
bone tissue
tendon
contains less-densely packed collagen fibers; binds epithelia…
Contains packed collagenous fibers, elastic fibers and a few…
main support of skeletal system; stores calcium and phosphoro…
Connects muscle to bone
loose connective tissue
contains less-densely packed collagen fibers; binds epithelia…
dense connective tissue
Contains packed collagenous fibers, elastic fibers and a few…
49 terms
Connective Tissue: Terms and Images
hyaline cartilage
compact bone
elastic cartilage
adipose tissue
hyaline cartilage
compact bone
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)
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…
Connective Tissue
connective tissue (general function)
connective tissue (general structure)
white fibers
yellow fibers
binds structures together, provides support and protection, f…
tissue cells are widely separated by extracellular matrix, ca…
matrix, contain collagen which gives fibers flexibility and s…
matrix, contain elastin which is more elastic than collagen b…
connective tissue (general function)
binds structures together, provides support and protection, f…
connective tissue (general structure)
tissue cells are widely separated by extracellular matrix, ca…
20 terms
Connective Tissues, Muscle tissue and Nervous Tissue
adipose Functions
adipose provides
adipose Cells
adipose image
as a heat insulator beneath the skin
stored energy supply in fat vacuoles
greatly enlarged with nuclei pushed to sides
adipose Functions
as a heat insulator beneath the skin
adipose provides
stored energy supply in fat vacuoles
22 terms
Connective Tissue
connective tissue (general function)
connective tissue (general structure)
white fibers
yellow fibers
binds structures together, provides support and protection, f…
tissue cells are widely separated by extracellular matrix, ca…
matrix, contain collagen which gives fibers flexibility and s…
matrix, contain elastin which is more elastic than collagen b…
connective tissue (general function)
binds structures together, provides support and protection, f…
connective tissue (general structure)
tissue cells are widely separated by extracellular matrix, ca…
42 terms
Connective Tissue Quiz Review
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
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
41 terms
Connective Tissue (All)
Fibroblast
Macrophage
Mast Cell
Adipocytes
These cells create the connective tissue (make the fibers)
A type of white blood cell, fights infections
Produce histamine which stimulates goblet cells (also involve…
Fat cell that store triglycerides
Fibroblast
These cells create the connective tissue (make the fibers)
Macrophage
A type of white blood cell, fights infections
56 terms
Lab 3 - Connective Tissue
Matrix
Fibers
Elastin fibers
Collagen fibers
ground substance + fibers
function in support
contain protein called elastin; recoil after stretching (i.e.…
strongest; resist tension
Matrix
ground substance + fibers
Fibers
function in support
25 terms
exercise 6- Connective tissue
connective tissue
four main types of connective tissue
mesenchyme
connective tissue proper subclasses
found in all parts of the body as discrete structures or as p…
connective tissue proper... cartilage... bone... blood
what the four main types of connective tissue derive from
loose connective tissue (areolar, adipose, reticular)... dense c…
connective tissue
found in all parts of the body as discrete structures or as p…
four main types of connective tissue
connective tissue proper... cartilage... bone... blood
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…
12 terms
Types of Connective Tissue
Bone
Cartilage
Hyaline cartilage
Fibro cartilage
Osteocytes ex) humorous or skull... -Surrounded by layers conta…
Chondrocytes... (less hard & more flexible than bone)... - provides…
-Collagen fibers hidden by a rubbery matrix with glassy appea…
Forms cushion-like discs between vertebrae of the spinal column
Bone
Osteocytes ex) humorous or skull... -Surrounded by layers conta…
Cartilage
Chondrocytes... (less hard & more flexible than bone)... - provides…
35 terms
Tissue
Epithelial tissue
Connective tissue
Nervous tissue
Muscular tissue
Covers body surfaces; lines body cavities, hollow organs, and…
Protects and supports the body and its organs, binds organs t…
Detects changes inside and outside the body and initiates and…
Generates the physical force needed to make the body structur…
Epithelial tissue
Covers body surfaces; lines body cavities, hollow organs, and…
Connective tissue
Protects and supports the body and its organs, binds organs t…
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
5 terms
Basic Types of Tissue of the Human Body
-Muscle Tissue ... - Nervous Tissue ... - Co…
Muscle Tissue
Nervous Tissue
Connective Tissue
Basic types of Tissue of the human body
A body tissue that contracts or shortens, making body parts m…
A body tissue that carries electrical messages back and forth…
A body tissue that provides support for the body and connects…
-Muscle Tissue ... - Nervous Tissue ... - Co…
Basic types of Tissue of the human body
Muscle Tissue
A body tissue that contracts or shortens, making body parts m…
Connective Tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
adipose tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
Connective Tissues, Connective tissues
Areolar
Adipose
Reticular
Dense Regular
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found around the blood vessels, unde…
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in subcutaneous tissue- around…
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in lymph nodes, spleen, etc. F…
DENSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in tendons, ligaments. Functio…
Areolar
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found around the blood vessels, unde…
Adipose
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in subcutaneous tissue- around…
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
36 terms
Tissue
Epithelia Tissue
Muscle Tissue
Connective tissue
Neural Tissue
Covers exposed surface... Lines internal passageways... Forms gland…
specialized for contraction... Skeletal Muscle, heart muscle, an…
Fills internal space ... Supports other tissue, protects, and se…
Carries electrical signals from one part of the body to anoth…
Epithelia Tissue
Covers exposed surface... Lines internal passageways... Forms gland…
Muscle Tissue
specialized for contraction... Skeletal Muscle, heart muscle, an…
Types of Tissue in the Human Body EHS
Adipose
Bone
Blood
Skeletal muslce
Adipose
Bone
Types of connective tissue
Mesenchyme
Areolar
Adipose
Reticular
Embryonic connective tissue.
Semifluid ground substance. All three fibre types are loosely…
Consists largely of adipocytes. Scant matrix. Insulates and p…
Finely woven reticular fibres in soft ground substance. The s…
Mesenchyme
Embryonic connective tissue.
Areolar
Semifluid ground substance. All three fibre types are loosely…
35 terms
Connective tissue
Fibroblasts
macrophages (big eaters)
mast cells
loose connective definition
most common connective tissue, secretes protiens that become…
wandering cells, phagocytic, defend against infection
fixed cells, release histamines for inflammation; releases he…
thin very delicate membrane with fibroblasts spread apart
Fibroblasts
most common connective tissue, secretes protiens that become…
macrophages (big eaters)
wandering cells, phagocytic, defend against infection
11 terms
Connective Tissue
Areolar Tissue
Adipose Tissue
Reticular Tissue
Dense Regular Tissue
function: binds organs, holds tissue fluids ... location: beneat…
function: protects, isolates, and stores fat ... location: benea…
function: supports... location: walls the liver, spleen, and lym…
function: binds body parts... location: tendons, ligaments
Areolar Tissue
function: binds organs, holds tissue fluids ... location: beneat…
Adipose Tissue
function: protects, isolates, and stores fat ... location: benea…
22 terms
Ch 5 Epithelial Tissue and Connective Tissue Membranes
integument
membranes
2 major types of categories of body me…
epithelial membranes
skin
thin, sheetlike structure that protects, lines, and covers in…
epithelial membranes and connective tissue membranes
composed of eithelial tissue and an underlying layer of speci…
integument
skin
membranes
thin, sheetlike structure that protects, lines, and covers in…
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…
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…
28 terms
Connective Tissue
The region surrounding cells
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
The four (4) main types of connective…
Matrix
Elastin, Collagen, and Reticular
How is this tissue type specifically classified?
Connective tissue proper, blood, bone, and cartilage
The region surrounding cells
Matrix
Examples of extracellular protein fibers
Elastin, Collagen, and Reticular
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 _____________________…
38 terms
Connective tissue
connective tissue cells do not
connective tissue extracellular matrix
Extracellular matrix fibers
Ground substance
-cover or line (they dont have any free surfaces)
-extracellular matrix is located in the spaces between connec…
collagen, elastic and reticular
support and bind cells, store water and allow exchange betwee…
connective tissue cells do not
-cover or line (they dont have any free surfaces)
connective tissue extracellular matrix
-extracellular matrix is located in the spaces between connec…
13 terms
Connective tissue
Location of connective tissue
Function of connective tissue
Connective tissue proper, Fluid, Suppo…
Connective tissue proper
Tendons, ligaments, bones, etc.
Protect, insulates, storage, support
Subtypes of connective tissue
Function: connect and protect... Ex: Loose (Areolar, Adipose, Re…
Location of connective tissue
Tendons, ligaments, bones, etc.
Function of connective tissue
Protect, insulates, storage, support
24 terms
Connective Tissue
The four classes of connective tissue
Functions of connective tissue(s)
The two features of connective tissue
What is ECM
Connective Tissue Proper... Cartilage... Blood... Bone
Connects cells and organs together... Form the basis of the skel…
Extracellular matrix (ECM)... Mesenchyme
Material seperating cells from one another
The four classes of connective tissue
Connective Tissue Proper... Cartilage... Blood... Bone
Functions of connective tissue(s)
Connects cells and organs together... Form the basis of the skel…
22 terms
s437 Connective Tissue (Sanchez/Graba)
Three types of connective tissue cells
Three types of connective tissue fibers
Five types of connective tissue
Fibroblast
fibroblast, mast cell, macrophage
collagenous, elastic, reticular
loose, dense, bone, blood, cartilage
produce the fibers of the ECM
Three types of connective tissue cells
fibroblast, mast cell, macrophage
Three types of connective tissue fibers
collagenous, elastic, reticular
Unit 2 - Combined - Health Conditions, Skin, Connective Tissue & Epithelial Tissue
Ringworm
Hives
Skin cancer
Dandruff
Most common in males more than females, patches of rough, red…
Reaction of the body's immune system that causes areas of the…
The uncontrolled abnormal growth of skin cells in which skin…
Flaking of the skin on the scalp
Ringworm
Most common in males more than females, patches of rough, red…
Hives
Reaction of the body's immune system that causes areas of the…
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
5 terms
Types of Tissues
Tissue
Nervous
Connective
Muscle
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
Brain, nerve cells, spinal cord
A body tissue that provides support for the body and connects…
Contraction provides the force of motion & movement of body c…
Tissue
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
Nervous
Brain, nerve cells, spinal cord
Connective/Muscle Tissue & Cells
connective tissue proper types
loose connective tissue types
loose connective tissue
dense connective tissue
loose, dense
areolar, adipose, reticular
fewer fibers, more ground substance; characterized by the abu…
more fibers, less ground substance
connective tissue proper types
loose, dense
loose connective tissue types
areolar, adipose, reticular
11 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective tissue
Bone/osseous tissue
Dense connective tissue
Areolar connective tissue
found in all parts of body as discrete structures or parts of…
protect and support other body tissues and organs
ligaments and tendons
soft packaging material that cushions and protects body organs
Connective tissue
found in all parts of body as discrete structures or parts of…
Bone/osseous tissue
protect and support other body tissues and organs
23 terms
Connective Tissues and Epithelial tissues
Areolar
Adipose
Reticular
Dense Regular
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found around the blood vessels, unde…
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in subcutaneous tissue- around…
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in lymph nodes, spleen, etc. F…
DENSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in tendons, ligaments. Functio…
Areolar
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found around the blood vessels, unde…
Adipose
LOOSE CONNECTIVE TISSUE; found in subcutaneous tissue- around…
54 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Matrix
Vascular
Osseous Tissue
most abundant type of tissue
Nonliving substance outside of cells made of ground substance…
High blood supply
Contains calcium salts
Connective Tissue
most abundant type of tissue
Matrix
Nonliving substance outside of cells made of ground substance…
19 terms
Tissue
loose connective tissue
dense connective tissue
elastic connective tissue
liquid connective tissue
fibers are loosely organize
densely packed collagenous fibers ; lacks good blood supply ;…
branched fibers that have the ability to recoil after being s…
Blood
loose connective tissue
fibers are loosely organize
dense connective tissue
densely packed collagenous fibers ; lacks good blood supply ;…
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