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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
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
27 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
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
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
25 terms
Connective Tissue
Loose Connective Tissue
Areolar Tissue
Adipose Tissue
Reticular Connective Tissue
Tissue that binds epithelia to underlying tissues and holds o…
one of the most widely distributed connective tissues on the…
Tissue that stores fat.
Delicate NETwork of interwoven fibers / Forms stroma (interna…
Loose Connective Tissue
Tissue that binds epithelia to underlying tissues and holds o…
Areolar Tissue
one of the most widely distributed connective tissues on the…
23 terms
Connective Tissue
Loose Connective Tissue
Areolar Tissue
Adipose Tissue
Reticular Connective Tissue
consists of reticular, adipose, and areolar
one of the most widely distributed connective tissues on the…
found behind your eyeballs for their protection
Delicate network of interwoven fibers / Forms stroma (interna…
Loose Connective Tissue
consists of reticular, adipose, and areolar
Areolar Tissue
one of the most widely distributed connective tissues on the…
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…
12 terms
Body structure
Located in the center of the cell, con…
Congenital disorder
group of tissues working together to p…
Tissues
Nucleus
Present at birth
Organ
Group of cells with similar structures and functions
Located in the center of the cell, con…
Nucleus
Congenital disorder
Present at birth
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)
connective tissues function and structure
Adipose Function
Adipose Location
Frog Blood function
Frog Blood location
reserve fuel, insulation against heat loss, supports and prot…
under skin, around kidneys and eyeballs; within abdomen; in b…
Transportation of respiratory gases, nutrients, wastes, and o…
Circulatory system (veins, arteries, capillaries, heart)
Adipose Function
reserve fuel, insulation against heat loss, supports and prot…
Adipose Location
under skin, around kidneys and eyeballs; within abdomen; in b…
20 terms
Body Structure
axial skeleton
appendicular skeleton
bone marrow
periosteum
Middle skeleton; including spine, ribs and skull.
arms, legs, pelvis and shoulders
Soft tissue inside long bones.
Hard outer membrane.
axial skeleton
Middle skeleton; including spine, ribs and skull.
appendicular skeleton
arms, legs, pelvis and shoulders
49 terms
Connective Tissue: Terms and Images
hyaline cartilage
compact bone
elastic cartilage
adipose tissue
hyaline cartilage
compact bone
20 terms
Nervous and Connective tissue
Neuron
three major regions of a neuron
special support cells of the nervous s…
typical neuron
Conductive cell of nervous tissue
dendrites... nerve cell body (soma)... axon
neuroglia
Neuron
Conductive cell of nervous tissue
three major regions of a neuron
dendrites... nerve cell body (soma)... axon
25 terms
Connective Tissue Terms and Identification
Loose Connective Tissue
Loose Areolar Tissue
Loose Adipose Tissue
Reticular Connective Tissue
Tissue that binds epithelia to underlying tissues and holds o…
One of the most widely distributed connective tissues in the…
Tissue that stores fat.
Delicate NETwork of interwoven fibers ... Forms stroma (internal…
Loose Connective Tissue
Tissue that binds epithelia to underlying tissues and holds o…
Loose Areolar Tissue
One of the most widely distributed connective tissues in the…
23 terms
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 Tissues, Connective Tissue Review Slides
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:…
87 terms
Tissues Structure and Function: Mainly Connective Tissue
Tissues
Epithelial tissue
Connective tissue
Nerve tissue
Groups of cells similar in structure and function
Cover and protect
Support
Control
Tissues
Groups of cells similar in structure and function
Epithelial tissue
Cover and protect
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…
42 terms
Connective Tissue Quiz Review
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
20 terms
A&P: Connective Tissue
Areolar
Areolar (pic)
Adipose
Adipose (pic)
Function: binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures t…
Function: protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location:…
Areolar
Function: binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures t…
Areolar (pic)
21 terms
Chapter 5 connective tissue structures, locations, and functions
dense regular connective tissue struct…
dense regular connective tissue location
dense regular connective tissue function
aerolar connective tissue structure (…
primarily parallel collagen fibers, few elastic fibers and fi…
tendons and ligaments
attaches muscles to bone/ muscles to muscles; withstands grea…
gel-like matrix; three fiber types; contains fibroblasts, mac…
dense regular connective tissue struct…
primarily parallel collagen fibers, few elastic fibers and fi…
dense regular connective tissue location
tendons and ligaments
58 terms
Connective Tissue (Structure and location)
Extracellular matrix (structure and lo…
Fibroblast (Function)
Connective Tissue (function)
Blast (Baby/immature)
Located between widely spaced cells... Determines the structure…
WOUND REPAIR - secrete fibers and ground substance... Fibrocyte…
Provides support and metabolic support to other tissues;... Prot…
Have capacity for cell division and formation of the extracel…
Extracellular matrix (structure and lo…
Located between widely spaced cells... Determines the structure…
Fibroblast (Function)
WOUND REPAIR - secrete fibers and ground substance... Fibrocyte…
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…
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…
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
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:…
54 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibroblast function
Macrophage function
Mast cell function
Osteocyte
secretes fibers
carries out phagocytosis
release heparin
form bone
Fibroblast function
secretes fibers
Macrophage function
carries out phagocytosis
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…
22 terms
Connective and Nerve Tissue
Connective Tissue functions
Connective Tissue Characteristics
Extracurricular fibers
Collagen
gives body and organs protection from external forces, mainta…
made up of cells and extracurricular material. extracurricula…
Determine mechanical properties of tissue, 3 types .
strong and resistant to stretch, high tensile strength.
Connective Tissue functions
gives body and organs protection from external forces, mainta…
Connective Tissue Characteristics
made up of cells and extracurricular material. extracurricula…
19 terms
Connective Tissue
Function: Areolar
Function: Adipose
Function: Dense Fibrous
Function: Bone
Connection; ex. connects skin to the body
Stores fat for protection, insulation, & support nutrient res…
Flexible, strong connection
Support and protection
Function: Areolar
Connection; ex. connects skin to the body
Function: Adipose
Stores fat for protection, insulation, & support nutrient res…
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 _____________________…
Connective Tissue 2 Swank
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
33 terms
Epithelial and Connective Tissue
Simple Squamous ET
Simple Squamous ET
Simple Squamous ET
Simple Cuboidal ET
Located in air sacs of lungs
Function: allows passage of materials by diffusion and filtra…
Simple Squamous ET
Simple Squamous ET
Located in air sacs of lungs
14 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Fibroblast (Major cell)
Macrophages (Major cell)
Mast cell (major cell)
connects, supports, protects,provides framework, fills spaces…
produce collagen and elastic fibers
phagocytes
may release heparin and histamine
Connective Tissue
connects, supports, protects,provides framework, fills spaces…
Fibroblast (Major cell)
produce collagen and elastic fibers
6 terms
7.5 Sub 4 - Classifying Connective Tissue Functions
Loose Connective
Adipose Connective
Dense Connective
Cartilage
Forms thin membranes between organs and binds them
Stores fat; energy source
Strong, fibers of collagen with great tensile strength
Supportive framework for different structures in the body
Loose Connective
Forms thin membranes between organs and binds them
Adipose Connective
Stores fat; energy source
Types of Tissue in the Human Body EHS
Adipose
Bone
Blood
Skeletal muslce
Adipose
Bone
22 terms
GAP Connective Tissue
Blood
Bone or Osseous Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Dense Irregular Connective Tissue Proper
Blood
Bone or Osseous Tissue
158 terms
Body Structure
What are the five levels of organisms?
What are the four primary tissues? (EC…
What are the functions of the epitheli…
What are the functions of the connecti…
1) Cell... 2) Tissue... 3) Organ ... 4) System... 5) Organism
1) Epithelial ... 2) Connective ... 3) Muscle ... 4) Nerve
1) Cover and line cavities ... 2) Protect, Absorb, Secrete
1) Support, Bind, Connect, Hold... 2) Fluid or solid matrix
What are the five levels of organisms?
1) Cell... 2) Tissue... 3) Organ ... 4) System... 5) Organism
What are the four primary tissues? (EC…
1) Epithelial ... 2) Connective ... 3) Muscle ... 4) Nerve
Body Organization and Structure
Homeostasis
Tissue
Epithelial tissue
Nervous tissue
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
Tissue that covers outside of the body and lines organs and c…
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits electric…
Homeostasis
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state
Tissue
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
Connective Tissue
functions of connective tissue
adipocytes
mast cells
basophils
enclosing and separating organs and tissues... connecting tissue…
fat cells
contain heparin and histamine
mast cells in the blood
functions of connective tissue
enclosing and separating organs and tissues... connecting tissue…
adipocytes
fat cells
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…
11 terms
Types of Connective Tissue
Bone-Osteocyte
Cartilage-chrondrocytes
Loose connective tissue
Areolar
Protect and support body organs
less hard and more flexible than bone
soft and have more cells and fewer fibers
Glue, Cushions and protects body organs
Bone-Osteocyte
Protect and support body organs
Cartilage-chrondrocytes
less hard and more flexible than bone
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…
33 terms
Tissue Identification, Structure and Function
Epithelial Tissue... Found in vagina and…
Epithelial Tissue... Found in skin... Has ke…
Epithelial Tissue... Found in the lung... De…
Epithelial Tissue... Found in lining of s…
Stratified Squamous Nonkeratinized Epithelium
Stratified Squamous Keratinized Epithelium
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Simple Columnar Epithelium
Epithelial Tissue... Found in vagina and…
Stratified Squamous Nonkeratinized Epithelium
Epithelial Tissue... Found in skin... Has ke…
Stratified Squamous Keratinized Epithelium
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…
97 terms
Tissue-connective, nervous and muscle
three characteristics of connective ti…
functions of connective tissue
Structural elements of connective tissue
extracellular matrix
common origin-mesenchyme,... varied degrees of vascularity,... larg…
protection, support and binding, transportation of substances…
ground substance fibers and cells
consists of ground substance and fibers-it could be fluid, ge…
three characteristics of connective ti…
common origin-mesenchyme,... varied degrees of vascularity,... larg…
functions of connective tissue
protection, support and binding, transportation of substances…
Connective Tissue 3 Swank
Loose Connective Tissue
Areolar Tissue
Adipose Tissue
Dense Connective Tissue
Tissue that binds epithelia to underlying tissues and holds o…
one of the most widely distributed connective tissues on the…
Tissue that stores fat.
Connective tissue with large amounts of either collagen fiber…
Loose Connective Tissue
Tissue that binds epithelia to underlying tissues and holds o…
Areolar Tissue
one of the most widely distributed connective tissues on the…
28 terms
7G Human Body: Chapter 1 System, Support, and Movement
cell
tissue
epithelial tissue
nerve tissue
the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
tissue that covers the inner and outer surfaces of your body.…
tissue that carries electrical impulses between your brain an…
cell
the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms
tissue
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
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