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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
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:…
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…
20 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Collagen Fibers
Elastin Fibers
Reticular Fibers
Provides the body with structural support and with a means of…
They give tissues strength
The give tissues flexibility
They are interwoven proteins found in reticular connective ti…
Connective Tissue
Provides the body with structural support and with a means of…
Collagen Fibers
They give tissues strength
38 terms
Connective Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Adipose
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic 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)
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…
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
11 terms
4 basic Tissue types in a human body review
Tissues
Epithelium
Connective Tissue
Areolar Tissue
Tissues are a group of cells with common structure (form) and…
Jobs- 1) It protects us from the outside world-skin.... 2) Abso…
1) Wraps around organs, cushions and protects it.... 2) Stores n…
Cushion around organ.
Tissues
Tissues are a group of cells with common structure (form) and…
Epithelium
Jobs- 1) It protects us from the outside world-skin.... 2) Abso…
13 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibroblast
Elastic fiber
collagen fiber
Dense Regular Connective Tissue (Proper)
Function: produces fibers
Function: provides elasticity and flexibility
Function: provides strong structural support
Structure: parallel collagen fibers with fibroblasts mixed in…
Fibroblast
Function: produces fibers
Elastic fiber
Function: provides elasticity and flexibility
9 terms
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:…
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
42 terms
Connective Tissue Quiz Review
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
11 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Bone
Cartilage
Dense fibrous Tissues
The most widespread tissue that forms the framework of animal…
Hard and unbendable, supports and protects the body
firm but bendable, is found throughout the body
Strong and bendable, is found mostly in tendons and ligament
Connective Tissue
The most widespread tissue that forms the framework of animal…
Bone
Hard and unbendable, supports and protects the body
10 terms
Connective Tissue- Functions
Areolar Connective
Adipose
Reticular Connective
Dense Regular Tissue
Loosely binds organs
Protects, Insulates, Stores fat
Supportive framework of organs
Tightly binds body parts
Areolar Connective
Loosely binds organs
Adipose
Protects, Insulates, Stores fat
11 terms
A&P types of connective tissue
Areolar connective tissue
Adipose connective tissue
Reticular connective tissue
Dense regular connective tissue
Binds organs
Protects, insulates and stores fat
Supports
Binds body parts
Areolar connective tissue
Binds organs
Adipose connective tissue
Protects, insulates and stores fat
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…
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:…
38 terms
Connective Tissue
connective tissue: general functions
sarcomas
matrix
mesenchyme
structural framework, transport, protection, energy storage,…
connective tissue cancers
ground substance (ECF/gel) and protein fibers
embryonic connective tissue that gives rise to most other con…
connective tissue: general functions
structural framework, transport, protection, energy storage,…
sarcomas
connective tissue cancers
10 terms
Connective Tissue Functions
Supportive CT
Blood CT
Loose CTP
Loose CTP
Provides a structural framework for the body
Transports nutrients, gasses and water
Cushion/ padding
Protects delicate organs
Supportive CT
Provides a structural framework for the body
Blood CT
Transports nutrients, gasses and water
34 terms
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
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
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…
54 terms
Tissue Organization
4 types of tissues
Epithelial Tissue
Epithelial Tissue Characteristics
Epithelial tissue functions
Epithelial... Connective... Muscle... Neural
covers body surfaces... lines cavities... lines tubular structures…
cellularity (cell junctions)... Polarity... Attachment... Avascularity…
Provide physical protection... control permeability... provide sens…
4 types of tissues
Epithelial... Connective... Muscle... Neural
Epithelial Tissue
covers body surfaces... lines cavities... lines tubular structures…
20 terms
Connective Tissue
Blood (Fluid)
Ground/Compact Bone or Osseous Tissue…
Hyaline Cartilage (Supporting)
Dense Regular Connective Tissue (Proper)
Structure: see picture... Function: Transport Oxygen and nutrien…
Structure: Looks like tree rings... Function: framework of suppo…
Structure: "floating eyeballs"; chondrocytes interspersed in…
Structure: parallel collagen fibers with fibroblasts mixed in…
Blood (Fluid)
Structure: see picture... Function: Transport Oxygen and nutrien…
Ground/Compact Bone or Osseous Tissue…
Structure: Looks like tree rings... Function: framework of suppo…
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
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
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Collagen
Interstitial
stroma
most abundant tissue, supportive structure of the body, not f…
Main structural protein in extracellular spaces in connective…
relating to spaces within a tissue or organ {extracellular sp…
the framework of an organ or gland. Usually made of connectiv…
Connective Tissue
most abundant tissue, supportive structure of the body, not f…
Collagen
Main structural protein in extracellular spaces in connective…
11 terms
connective tissue
Areolar connective tissue
Adipose connective tissue
Reticular connective tissue
Dense regular connective tissue
beneath the skin, surrounds organs; binds organs
Everywhere; protects, insulates, and stores fat
Walls of liver and spleen; supports
Tendons, ligaments; binds body parts
Areolar connective tissue
beneath the skin, surrounds organs; binds organs
Adipose connective tissue
Everywhere; protects, insulates, and stores fat
11 terms
How the Body is Organized
cell
cell membrane
nucleus
cytoplasm
The basic unit of structure and function in a living thing.
The outside boundary of a cell.
The control center of a cell that directs the cell's activiti…
A thick solution of materials mainly composed of water, salts…
cell
The basic unit of structure and function in a living thing.
cell membrane
The outside boundary of a cell.
12 terms
Connective Tissue
Adipose Connective Tissue
Areolar Connective Tissue
Dense Regular Connective
Dense Irregular Connective
Stores fat, insulates the body
Composes the basement membrane, surrounds and cushions blood…
Parallel bundles of collagenic fibers provide strength, found…
The skin dermis
Adipose Connective Tissue
Stores fat, insulates the body
Areolar Connective Tissue
Composes the basement membrane, surrounds and cushions blood…
18 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
8 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective
Areolar
Adipose
Bone
Forms a framework and support structure for body tissues and…
Fills in the gaps, most distributed
Storage of lipids, fills space between tissues
Major structural and supportive connective tissue of the body
Connective
Forms a framework and support structure for body tissues and…
Areolar
Fills in the gaps, most distributed
20 terms
Connective Tissue
Blood (Fluid)
Ground/Compact Bone or Osseous Tissue…
Hyaline Cartilage (Supporting)
Dense Regular Connective Tissue (Proper)
Structure: see picture... Function: Transport Oxygen and nutrien…
Structure: Looks like tree rings... Function: framework of suppo…
Structure: "floating eyeballs"; chondrocytes interspersed in…
Structure: parallel collagen fibers with fibroblasts mixed in…
Blood (Fluid)
Structure: see picture... Function: Transport Oxygen and nutrien…
Ground/Compact Bone or Osseous Tissue…
Structure: Looks like tree rings... Function: framework of suppo…
8 terms
Organization and Regulation of Body Systems-04
4 primary tissues in the body
Connective tissue
Muscle tissue
Nervous tissue
1. Connective... 2. Muscle... 3. Nervous... 4. Epithelial
structural framework and organization
movement (internal and external)
receives stimuli and invokes response
4 primary tissues in the body
1. Connective... 2. Muscle... 3. Nervous... 4. Epithelial
Connective tissue
structural framework and organization
9 terms
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:…
33 terms
Tissues of the Body
Epithelial Tissue
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Stratified Squamous Epithelium-Non Ker…
Stratified Squamous Epithelium-Keratin…
Free edge and distinctly organized cells... Function: Cover
Location: Alveoli or Capilaries... Function: Allows passage of m…
Location: Forms the moist lining of the mouth... Function: Prote…
Location: Epidermis of the skin... Function: Protection from abr…
Epithelial Tissue
Free edge and distinctly organized cells... Function: Cover
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Location: Alveoli or Capilaries... Function: Allows passage of m…
27 terms
Connective Tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
adipose tissue
loose (areolar) connective tissue
hyaline cartilage
elastic cartilage
10 terms
Histology
Histology
Tissue
4 Fundamental tissues
Epithelial cells
study of tissues
group of cells that act together to perform specific functions
epithelial, connective, muscle, and nerve tissues
cover, line, and protect the body and its internal organs
Histology
study of tissues
Tissue
group of cells that act together to perform specific functions
9 terms
Connective Tissues
Loose Connective (Areolar)
Adipose
Reticular
Dense Regular
binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures together... Lo…
protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location: beneath s…
support, flexible framework for certain organs... Location: wall…
bind body parts, connect muscle to bone and bone to bone... Loca…
Loose Connective (Areolar)
binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures together... Lo…
Adipose
protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location: beneath s…
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
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
9 terms
Connective Tissue
loose
adipose
dense regular
dense irregular
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: provides strength in all direction... Location: dermis…
loose
Function: binds skin to underlying tissue, holds structures t…
adipose
Function: protection, stores energy, and insulation... Location:…
34 terms
Connective Tissue
Dense
Loose: Areolar Connective Tissue (desc…
Loose: Areolar Connective Tissue (loca…
Loose: Areolar Connective Tissue (func…
...
One of the most widely distributed connective tissues... Consist…
In and around nearly every body structure ... Deep to skin, supe…
Strengthen, elasticity and support
Dense
...
Loose: Areolar Connective Tissue (desc…
One of the most widely distributed connective tissues... Consist…
18 terms
Connective Tissue 2 Swank
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
10 terms
Connective Tissues
loose connective tissue
adipose tissue
reticular connective tissue
dense connective tissue
description: cells in fluid-gel matrix... function: binds organs…
description: cells in fluid-gel matrix... function: protects, in…
description: cells in fluid-gel matrix... function: supports... loc…
description: cells in fluid-gel matrix... function: binds organs…
loose connective tissue
description: cells in fluid-gel matrix... function: binds organs…
adipose tissue
description: cells in fluid-gel matrix... function: protects, in…
9 terms
Connective Tissue
Areolar Connective (loose)
Adipose
Reticular
Dense Regular
binds skin, holds structure together;... beneath the skin
stores energy, protects and insulates;... beneath the skin, aro…
to support, and provide flexible framework for certain organs…
binds body parts, connect muscle to bone and bone to bone;... t…
Areolar Connective (loose)
binds skin, holds structure together;... beneath the skin
Adipose
stores energy, protects and insulates;... beneath the skin, aro…
11 terms
Connective Tissue
connective tissue
extracellular matrix
elastic cartilage
hyaline cartilage
tissue that protects, supports and binds together or to other…
a matrix composed of water, protein, and carbohydrates to for…
forms the external ear and larynx
forms ends of bones, nose and ribs
connective tissue
tissue that protects, supports and binds together or to other…
extracellular matrix
a matrix composed of water, protein, and carbohydrates to for…
31 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective tissue
Connective tissue location
What are the two basic components?
Connective tissue function
Has lots of matrix, most abundant tissue in body and never ex…
Tendons, ligaments, blood, cartilage, bone and lymph
1) Specialized cells... 2) Matrix (allows things to move around)
1) Support and protects... 2) Binds tissues and organs... 3) Transp…
Connective tissue
Has lots of matrix, most abundant tissue in body and never ex…
Connective tissue location
Tendons, ligaments, blood, cartilage, bone and lymph
26 terms
Human Body Tissues
basement membrane
simple squamous epithelium
simple cuboidal epithelium
simple columnar epithelium
A nonliving layer of extracellular matrix that anchors epithe…
one layer of flattened, scale like epithelial cells ... Function…
A single layer of cube-shaped cells. ... Function: secretion and…
Epithelium Tissue that consists of a single layer of elongate…
basement membrane
A nonliving layer of extracellular matrix that anchors epithe…
simple squamous epithelium
one layer of flattened, scale like epithelial cells ... Function…
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