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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
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
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
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…
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:…
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)
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
27 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
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
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
42 terms
Connective Tissue Quiz Review
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
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
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
Connective Tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
adipose tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
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…
18 terms
Anatomy - Connective Tissue
connective tissue
Mast cells
heparin
histamine
provides support for your body and connects all its parts
a wandering cell... secretes heparin & histamine
keeps blood from clotting
causes the allergic reaction
connective tissue
provides support for your body and connects all its parts
Mast cells
a wandering cell... secretes heparin & histamine
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:…
6 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone Connective Tissue (osseous) ... Func…
Hyaline Cartilage Connective Tissue... Fu…
Elastic Cartilage Connective Tissue... Fu…
Bone is composed of:
bone cells in laconae (cavities)... hard matrix of calcium salts…
Bone Connective Tissue (osseous) ... Func…
Hyaline Cartilage Connective Tissue... Fu…
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
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…
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
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…
28 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Extracellular Matrix
Mesenchyme Cell
Wharton's Jelly
diverse group of cells within a tissue specific extracellular…
consists of fibers and ground substances
embryonic connective tissue ... derived from mesoderm during emb…
Mucous connective tissue... present in umbilical cords... prevent c…
Connective Tissue
diverse group of cells within a tissue specific extracellular…
Extracellular Matrix
consists of fibers and ground substances
8 terms
Connective Tissues
Loose Connective (Areolar)
Adipose
Dense Regular
Hyaline Cartliage
Function: binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures t…
Function: protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location:…
Function: bind body parts, connect muscle to bone and bone to…
Function: support, protects, forms framwork for future bones…
Loose Connective (Areolar)
Function: binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures t…
Adipose
Function: protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location:…
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 _____________________…
46 terms
epithelia and connective tissue
simple epithelium
stratified epithelium
squamous
cuboidal
1 layer
more than one layer
flat
square
simple epithelium
1 layer
stratified epithelium
more than one layer
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…
8 terms
dense and elastic connective tissue
dense regular connective tissue
dense irregular connective tissue
dense elastic connective tissue
hyaline cartilage connective tissue
attaches bone to bone... tendons
withstands stresses applied in all directions... most dermis of…
allows for stretching and recoil ... trachea
provides support... tip of nose
dense regular connective tissue
attaches bone to bone... tendons
dense irregular connective tissue
withstands stresses applied in all directions... most dermis of…
23 terms
Connective Tissue
Loose Areolar
Adipose
Dense Fibrous
Hyaline Cartilage
Location: Surrounds almost all other tissues space between fi…
Location: Directly under skin... Features: Fat tissues, cells ar…
Location: Binds body parts... Features: Collagen fibers; packed…
Location: Protects end of long bones; forms structures like n…
Loose Areolar
Location: Surrounds almost all other tissues space between fi…
Adipose
Location: Directly under skin... Features: Fat tissues, cells ar…
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…
99 terms
Connective Tissue edited
mesenchyme image
mesenchyme definition
ectoderm... mesoderm... endoderm
mesoderm
embryonic connective tissue that all adult connective tissue…
embryo develops from what type of germ cell layer
which embryonic germ layer does the mesenchyme come from?
mesenchyme image
mesenchyme definition
embryonic connective tissue that all adult connective tissue…
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
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…
29 terms
Connective Tissues
Bind Structures... Provide support and pr…
Intercellular material... Consists of fib…
fibroblasts, macrophages, mast cells
Most common connective tissue cell typ…
What are the functions of connective tissue? (there are a lot!)
what is the matrix for connective tissue and what does it con…
what are the 3 major cell types of connective tissue?
what are fibroblasts and what do they do?
Bind Structures... Provide support and pr…
What are the functions of connective tissue? (there are a lot!)
Intercellular material... Consists of fib…
what is the matrix for connective tissue and what does it con…
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…
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
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
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
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;…
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
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…
66 terms
Connective Tissue
mesenchyme
mesoderm
collagenous, reticular, elastic, mucous
unilocular and multilocular
embryonic connective tissue that all adult connective tissue…
which embryonic germ layer does the mesenchyme come from?
types of proper connective tissue
types of adipose connective tissue
mesenchyme
embryonic connective tissue that all adult connective tissue…
mesoderm
which embryonic germ layer does the mesenchyme come from?
33 terms
Connective Tissue
Binds Organs
Beneath the skin surrounds organs
supports
walls of live and spleen
areolar connective tissue
areolar connective tissue
reticular connective tissue
reticular connective tissue
Binds Organs
areolar connective tissue
Beneath the skin surrounds organs
areolar connective tissue
connective tissue
connective tissue
3 fibers
connective tissue proper: loose, areolar
connective tissue proper:loose, adipose
comes from mesoderme
collagen, elastic, reticular
supports epithelia of body ... defends against infection... support…
fat storage... highly vascularized(wants to move fat into and ou…
connective tissue
comes from mesoderme
3 fibers
collagen, elastic, reticular
32 terms
Connective Tissues
elastic cartilage
blood
bone
areolar tissue
Forms framework of outer ear; similar appearance to hyaline b…
Contains large amounts of fluid (plasma) and transports nutri…
Cells in solid matrix arranged around central canal; contain…
Binds skin to underlying organs; surrounds muscles; loose fib…
elastic cartilage
Forms framework of outer ear; similar appearance to hyaline b…
blood
Contains large amounts of fluid (plasma) and transports nutri…
Ch. 4: Connective Tissue
The 3 types of connective tissue?
The two types of connective tissue pro…
The tree types of loose fiber connecti…
areolar tissue
connective tissue proper, fluid, supporting
loose fiber, dense fiber
areolar, adipose, reticular
least specialized, contains elastic fibers, forms sheath arou…
The 3 types of connective tissue?
connective tissue proper, fluid, supporting
The two types of connective tissue pro…
loose fiber, dense fiber
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…
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