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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
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
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…
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)
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
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…
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
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
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
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…
38 terms
Connective Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Adipose
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
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…
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…
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
7 terms
Connective Tissue
Areolar Connective Tissue
Mesenchyme Connective Tissue
Adipose Connective Tissue
Dense Regular Connective Tissue
F: Wraps & Cushions... L: Under epithelia of body
F: Gives rise to all other connective tissue types... L: Primari…
F: Provides reserve fuel; insulates against heat loss... L: Unde…
F: Attaches muscles to bones or to other muscles/Bones to bon…
Areolar Connective Tissue
F: Wraps & Cushions... L: Under epithelia of body
Mesenchyme Connective Tissue
F: Gives rise to all other connective tissue types... L: Primari…
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
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
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
6 terms
Dense fibrous connective tissue
Dense fibrous connective tissue
Tendons
Ligaments
Importance of ability to stretch
Compose of fibroblasts and in intracellular matrix that conta…
Muscles to bone
Bone to bone ... Stretch more... More elastic fiber
Prevents tearing of ligaments when joints bend
Dense fibrous connective tissue
Compose of fibroblasts and in intracellular matrix that conta…
Tendons
Muscles to bone
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
24 terms
Epithelium/Connective Tissue
Simple squamous epithelium
Simple cuboidal epithelium
Simple columnar epithelium
Pseudostratified columnar epithelium
Kidney glomeruli; air sacs of lungs; lining of heart, blood v…
Kidney tubules; ducts and secretory portions of small glands;…
Digestive tract (stomach to rectum)
Trachea, most of the upper respiratory tract
Simple squamous epithelium
Kidney glomeruli; air sacs of lungs; lining of heart, blood v…
Simple cuboidal epithelium
Kidney tubules; ducts and secretory portions of small glands;…
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
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…
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…
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;…
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
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…
30 terms
Jt 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
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…
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…
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…
7 terms
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…
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)
6 terms
Ch 3 PART 2 Connective tissue
Connective tissue
loose fibrous
dense fibrous
supportive cartilage
serves many functions including binding organs, providing sup…
binds internal organs
tendons and ligaments
cartilage, support, lubrication
Connective tissue
serves many functions including binding organs, providing sup…
loose fibrous
binds internal organs
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
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:…
15 terms
Connective Tissue proper tissues
7 types
Embryonic Connective Tissue: Mesenchym…
Embryonic Connective Tissue: Mesenchym…
Connective Tissue Proper: loose connec…
1. Loose connective tissue, areolar... 2. Loose connective tissu…
Give rise to all other connective tissue types
Primarily in embryo
1. wraps and cushions organs... 2. Plays an important role in in…
7 types
1. Loose connective tissue, areolar... 2. Loose connective tissu…
Embryonic Connective Tissue: Mesenchym…
Give rise to all other connective tissue types
14 terms
Connective Tissue: Location and Functions
Areolar Connective Tissue
Adipose Connective Tissue
Reticular Connective Tissue
Dense Irregular Connective Tissue
L: Underlying nearly all epithelia... F: Connects and stabilzes…
L: Subcantaneous fat around organs, Breasts... F: Padding, Insul…
L: Liver, Spleen, Lymph Nodes... F: Supporting framework within…
L: Deep layer of the skin, Capsules around organs... F: Withstan…
Areolar Connective Tissue
L: Underlying nearly all epithelia... F: Connects and stabilzes…
Adipose Connective Tissue
L: Subcantaneous fat around organs, Breasts... F: Padding, Insul…
Connective Tissue (Fibrous)
3 classes of large molecules in fibrou…
Glycosaminoglycans
Function of GAGS
Example of GAGS
GAGS, Proteoglycans, Adhesive glycoproteins
Draw ions toward them and with ions comes water
Keeps tissue hydrated
Chondroitin Sulfate eases joint pain
3 classes of large molecules in fibrou…
GAGS, Proteoglycans, Adhesive glycoproteins
Glycosaminoglycans
Draw ions toward them and with ions comes water
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
10 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibrous
Adipose
Areolar
Bone
Fibers arranged in parallel rows
Fat appears translucent so these cells look as if they are em…
Delicate webs of fibers
Tree trunk rings with lacunae
Fibrous
Fibers arranged in parallel rows
Adipose
Fat appears translucent so these cells look as if they are em…
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