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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
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…
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
10 terms
Tissue Identification Practice- Connective
Connective Tissue... Found subcutaneous (…
Connective Tissue... Found at basement me…
Connective Tissue... Found in spleen and…
Connective Tissue... Scars
Adipose Tissue
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue (Areolar)
Reticular Tissue
Dense Irregular Fibrous Tissue
Connective Tissue... Found subcutaneous (…
Adipose Tissue
Connective Tissue... Found at basement me…
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue (Areolar)
49 terms
Connective, Muscular, and Cardiac Tissues
The three main classifications of conn…
Two Types of Connective Tissue Proper
Two types of fluid connective tissue
Two types of supporting connective tis…
Connective tissue proper, fluid connective tissue, and suppor…
Loose connective & Dense connective
Blood & Lymph
Cartilage & Bone
The three main classifications of conn…
Connective tissue proper, fluid connective tissue, and suppor…
Two Types of Connective Tissue Proper
Loose connective & Dense connective
17 terms
Epithelial Tissue and Connective Tissue
Simple Squamous
Simple Cuboidal
Simple Columnar
Pseudostratified Columnar
Location: found in the lungs, lining of heart and blood vesse…
Location: Found in the ducts, kidney tubules, glands Function…
Location: found in the digestive system and larger ducts. Fun…
Location: found in the nasal cavity, trachea, bronchi, and po…
Simple Squamous
Location: found in the lungs, lining of heart and blood vesse…
Simple Cuboidal
Location: Found in the ducts, kidney tubules, glands Function…
7 terms
Connective Tissue
Elastic tissue
Adipose tissue
Areolar tissue
Bone tissue
Tissue found in organs that stretch eg arteries
Type of areolar tissue containing fat cells
Loose connective tissue which provides elasticity and connect…
The hardest connective tissue
Elastic tissue
Tissue found in organs that stretch eg arteries
Adipose tissue
Type of areolar tissue containing fat cells
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
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
38 terms
Connective Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Adipose
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
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
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
13 terms
LAB EXAM ONE- Connective tissue
List the four main categories of tissu…
What type of tissue has a sparse popul…
What type of tissue binds and supports…
There are 6 types of connective tissue…
Epithelial... Connective... Muscle... Nervous
Connective tissues
Connective tissues
Loose... Adipose... Blood... Fibrous... Cartilage... Bone
List the four main categories of tissu…
Epithelial... Connective... Muscle... Nervous
What type of tissue has a sparse popul…
Connective tissues
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…
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
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
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…
22 terms
Tissue Identification
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
7 terms
7 types of connective tissue
aerolar
adipose
fibrous
bone tissue
glue that holds organs together
fatty tissue; type of loose connective tissue that stores ene…
Tissue composed of bundles of collagenous white fibers betwee…
Most rigid connective tissue, Internally supports body struct…
aerolar
glue that holds organs together
adipose
fatty tissue; type of loose connective tissue that stores ene…
54 terms
Connective Tissue Set
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Dense Fibrous Connective Tissue
Dense Fibrous Connective Tissue
Attaches skin to adipose layer
Tendons and Ligaments
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Attaches skin to adipose layer
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
65 terms
Histology connective and nervous tissue
Areolar connective
Areolar type
Areolar Location
Areolar Function
Connective
Surrounds capillaries ... Packages organs
Wraps and cushions organs
Areolar connective
Areolar type
Connective
49 terms
Connective, Muscular, and Cardiac Tissues
The three main classifications of conn…
Two Types of Connective Tissue Proper
Two types of fluid connective tissue
Two types of supporting connective tis…
Connective tissue proper, fluid connective tissue, and suppor…
Loose connective & Dense connective
Blood & Lymph
Cartilage & Bone
The three main classifications of conn…
Connective tissue proper, fluid connective tissue, and suppor…
Two Types of Connective Tissue Proper
Loose connective & Dense connective
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…
31 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue Proper: Loose
Connective Tissue: Dense
Cartilage
Bone Tissue
Areolar, Adipose, Reticular
Dense Regular, Dense Irregular and Elastic
Hyaline, Elastic, Fibrocartilage
Connective Tissue Proper: Loose
Areolar, Adipose, Reticular
Connective Tissue: Dense
Dense Regular, Dense Irregular and Elastic
36 terms
Connective Tissue Proper
loose connective tissue, areolar
loose connective tissue, areolar
loose connective tissue, areolar
loose connective tissue, adipose
description; gel-like matrix with all three fiber types; cell…
function; wraps and cushions organs; plays important role in…
location; widely distributed under epithelia of body
description: very sparse, closely packed fat cells, nucleus i…
loose connective tissue, areolar
description; gel-like matrix with all three fiber types; cell…
loose connective tissue, areolar
function; wraps and cushions organs; plays important role in…
39 terms
Connective Tissue #1
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue (Image)
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue (Image)
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue (Locat…
Dense Fibrous Connective Tissue (Image)
This tissue is not particularly tough, but surrounds blood ve…
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue (Image)
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue (Image)
30 terms
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
6 terms
Types of Connective Tissue
aerolar
adipose
fibrous
bone tissue
fibrous connective tissue, loosely packed, to hold tissue lay…
fatty tissue; type of loose connective tissue that stores ene…
Tissue composed of bundles of collagenous white fibers betwee…
Most rigid connective tissue, Internally supports body struct…
aerolar
fibrous connective tissue, loosely packed, to hold tissue lay…
adipose
fatty tissue; type of loose connective tissue that stores ene…
38 terms
Unit 3 Flashcards #3
loose fibrous connective tissue
loose fibrous connective tissue
loose fibrous connective tissue
dense fibrous connective tissue
surrounds blood vessels... provides support to internal organs
loose fibrous connective tissue
loose fibrous connective 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
12 terms
Connective tissue functions and locations
Cartilage:hyaline
Cartilage:elastic
Cartilage:fibrocartilage
Connective tissue proper: dense regular
Function: supports and reinforces... Location: forms most of th…
Function: maintains the shape of a structure while allowing g…
Function: tensile strength with the ability to absorb compres…
Function: attaches muscles to bones or to muscles... Location:…
Cartilage:hyaline
Function: supports and reinforces... Location: forms most of th…
Cartilage:elastic
Function: maintains the shape of a structure while allowing g…
15 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
matrix (ground substance)
collagen
fibrous
Animal tissue that functions mainly to bind and support other…
The environment around cells of connective tissue which was c…
a fibrous protein providing tensile strength to a tissue.
Made of or containing long, slender threads
Connective Tissue
Animal tissue that functions mainly to bind and support other…
matrix (ground substance)
The environment around cells of connective tissue which was c…
48 terms
Chapter 4: Connective, Muscle, and Nervous Tissue
Connective Tissue
Common Origin
Degrees of Vascularity
Extracellular Matrix
1. Binds and supports... 2. Protects... 3. Insulates... 4. Stores... 5. T…
All connective tissue arise from mesenchyme
Cartilage is avascular... Dense connective tissue is poorly vasc…
Nonliving material in connective tissue consisting of ground…
Connective Tissue
1. Binds and supports... 2. Protects... 3. Insulates... 4. Stores... 5. T…
Common Origin
All connective tissue arise from mesenchyme
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…
11 terms
Connective tissue functions and locations
Cartilage:hyaline
Cartilage:elastic
Cartilage:fibrocartilage
Connective tissue proper: dense regular
Function: supports and reinforces... Location: forms most of th…
Function: maintains the shape of a structure while allowing g…
Function: tensile strength with the ability to absorb compres…
Function: attaches muscles to bones or to muscles... Location:…
Cartilage:hyaline
Function: supports and reinforces... Location: forms most of th…
Cartilage:elastic
Function: maintains the shape of a structure while allowing g…
12 terms
Types of Tissues
Loose Connective Tissue
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Fibrous Connective Tissue
Dense Connective Tissue
Binds skin to internal organs
Layer beneath the skin
Elastic; tendons and ligaments
Covers ends of bones at joints, ears
Loose Connective Tissue
Binds skin to internal organs
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Layer beneath the skin
7 types of connective tissue
aerolar
adipose
fibrous
bone tissue
fibrous connective tissue, loosely packed, to hold tissue lay…
fatty tissue; type of loose connective tissue that stores ene…
Tissue composed of bundles of collagenous white fibers betwee…
Most rigid connective tissue, Internally supports body struct…
aerolar
fibrous connective tissue, loosely packed, to hold tissue lay…
adipose
fatty tissue; type of loose connective tissue that stores ene…
32 terms
Types of Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue Proper
Loose connective tissue
areolar connective tissue
Function of areolar connective tissue
all mature connective tissues except bone, cartilage and blood
areolar, adipose, reticular
gel-like matrix with all three fiber types; cells: fibroblast…
supports and binds other tissues, holds body fluids, defends…
Connective Tissue Proper
all mature connective tissues except bone, cartilage and blood
Loose connective tissue
areolar, adipose, reticular
20 terms
Connective Tissue Types (Pictures)
Areolar connective tissue
Adipose connective tissue
Dense, regular connective tissue
Dense, irregular connective tissue
-Support... -Under epithelial cells
-Insulator, protection... -Underneath skin, under eyeball
-Binds structures... -Tendons, ligaments
-Helps the development and growth of bones... -The ends of bone…
Areolar connective tissue
-Support... -Under epithelial cells
Adipose connective tissue
-Insulator, protection... -Underneath skin, under eyeball
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
18 terms
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:…
39 terms
Connective Tissues Set #1
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Dense Fibrous Connective Tissue
Surrounds blood vessels and nerves
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
10 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibroblasts
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Dense Fibrous Connective Tissue
Tendons
Cells of loose fibrous and dense fibrous connective tissues
Supports epithelium and also many internal vertebrate organs.…
Contains many collagenous fibers that are packed closely toge…
Connect muscles to bone
Fibroblasts
Cells of loose fibrous and dense fibrous connective tissues
Loose Fibrous Connective Tissue
Supports epithelium and also many internal vertebrate organs.…
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
25 terms
4.3 Connective Tissue Supports and Protects
Matrix
Ground Substance
Mesenchyme
Mucous Connective Tissue
extracellular material which is produce by the cells embedded…
fluid or semi-fluid portion of the matrix
embryonic tissue from which connective tissue cells derive
specialized loose connective tissue present in the umbilical…
Matrix
extracellular material which is produce by the cells embedded…
Ground Substance
fluid or semi-fluid portion of the matrix
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
9 terms
Dense Connective Tissue
dense connective tissue
dense regular connective tissue
tendons
ligaments
type of connective tissue proper; tightly packed with lots of…
tissue where the collagen fibers are parallel to each other;…
cords of dense regular connective tissue that attach skeletal…
cords of dense regular connective tissue that attach one bone…
dense connective tissue
type of connective tissue proper; tightly packed with lots of…
dense regular connective tissue
tissue where the collagen fibers are parallel to each other;…
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