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38 terms
Connective Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Adipose
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
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…
18 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
42 terms
Connective Tissue Quiz Review
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
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…
18 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
18 terms
Connective Tissue 2 Swank
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
13 terms
Connective Tissue
adipose tissue
areolar tissue
bone/osseous tissue
hyaline cartilage
connective tissue proper. loose. very sparse matrix. closely…
connective tissue proper. loose. gel-like matrix with all thr…
hard, calcified matrix containing many collagen fibers. osete…
amorphous but firm matrix. collagen fibers form an impercepti…
adipose tissue
connective tissue proper. loose. very sparse matrix. closely…
areolar tissue
connective tissue proper. loose. gel-like matrix with all thr…
19 terms
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…
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…
24 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar connective
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
12 terms
Connective Tissue
Loose Connective Tissue (Areolar)
Elastic Cartilage
Adipose Tissue
Tendon
Found in trachea. Function is to cushion and bind organs
Found in Epiglottis. Function is it provides strength and ela…
Found in Esophagus. Function are to support and protect organ…
Function is to bind body parts
Loose Connective Tissue (Areolar)
Found in trachea. Function is to cushion and bind organs
Elastic Cartilage
Found in Epiglottis. Function is it provides strength and ela…
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
38 terms
Microscope--Connective Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Adipose
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
38 terms
Connective Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Adipose
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
21 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Chapter 4 - Part IV (Modes of Secretion, Characteristics of Connective Tissue, Structural Elements of Connective Tissue and ground substance)
___________ is a form of secretion tha…
_________ is a form of secretion that…
_____________ tissue is found througho…
Types of connective tissue include:... 1.…
merocrine
holocrine
connective
proper
___________ is a form of secretion tha…
merocrine
_________ is a form of secretion that…
holocrine
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Connective Tissue
Fibroblast
Mast Cells
Plasma
Adipose (Slide)
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Prevents clots
Liquid that blood cells are suspended in.
Fibroblast
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Mast Cells
Prevents clots
79 terms
Tissue and Histology
Histology
Name the 4 Major categories of tissue…
Epithelial
Describe the structure of epithelial t…
the microscopic identification and study of cells and body ti…
Epithelial, Connective, Skeletal, Muscle (CMEN)
Continuous sheets of membrane that cover the organs and line…
Histology
the microscopic identification and study of cells and body ti…
Name the 4 Major categories of tissue…
Epithelial, Connective, Skeletal, Muscle (CMEN)
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A&P 1 Ch. 4 epithelial and connective tissue
Tissue
4 Primary Tissues
Epithelial Tissue
Connective Tissue
Groups of cells that are similar in structure and function
Epithelial... Connective... Nervous ... Muscle
Forms boundaries between different environments, protects, se…
Supports, protects, binds other tissues together... *Bones... *Tend…
Tissue
Groups of cells that are similar in structure and function
4 Primary Tissues
Epithelial... Connective... Nervous ... Muscle
23 terms
tissue
simple squamous epithelium
simple cuboid epithelium
simple columnar epithelium
pseudostratified epithelium
one layer of thin, flat cells. found in air sacs of lungs
one layer of cells shaped like cubes. found in ducts of glands
one layer of long cells. found in digestive tract to absorb n…
looked layered but actually just one layer. have cilia to hel…
simple squamous epithelium
one layer of thin, flat cells. found in air sacs of lungs
simple cuboid epithelium
one layer of cells shaped like cubes. found in ducts of glands
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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
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
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 Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
18 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
153 terms
Connective Tissue, Cartilage, and Bone
What are the major functions of connec…
what are the 3 major structural compon…
Do we find vascularization and nerve s…
If cartilage doesn't have a vessel or…
binding and support... protection... insulation... transportation
ground substance (EC matrix)... fibers... cells
NO!
- We have nerves in the surrounding tissue which is why we fe…
What are the major functions of connec…
binding and support... protection... insulation... transportation
what are the 3 major structural compon…
ground substance (EC matrix)... fibers... cells
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
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A&P1- Module 3, Tissues (Connective/ Cartilage)
Connective tissue, extracellular matrix
Binding and support... Insulation... Protect…
Connective tissue proper... Cartilage... Bon…
Fibers, ground substances
_______is the most abundant and widely distributed tissue in…
4 major functions of connective tissue:
4 classes of connective tissue:
The ECM of connective tissue consists of ____ and ____
Connective tissue, extracellular matrix
_______is the most abundant and widely distributed tissue in…
Binding and support... Insulation... Protect…
4 major functions of connective tissue:
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Tissues
simple squamous
simple cuboidal
simple columnar
pseudostratified
name the type of epithelial tissue
name the type of epithelial tissue
name the type of epithelial tissue
name the type of epithelial tissue
simple squamous
name the type of epithelial tissue
simple cuboidal
name the type of epithelial tissue
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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
153 terms
Connective Tissue, Cartilage, and Bone
What are the major functions of connec…
what are the 3 major structural compon…
Do we find vascularization and nerve s…
If cartilage doesn't have a vessel or…
binding and support... protection... insulation... transportation
ground substance (EC matrix)... fibers... cells
NO!
- We have nerves in the surrounding tissue which is why we fe…
What are the major functions of connec…
binding and support... protection... insulation... transportation
what are the 3 major structural compon…
ground substance (EC matrix)... fibers... cells
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
153 terms
Connective Tissue, Cartilage, and Bone
What are the major functions of connec…
what are the 3 major structural compon…
Do we find vascularization and nerve s…
If cartilage doesn't have a vessel or…
binding and support... protection... insulation... transportation
ground substance (EC matrix)... fibers... cells
NO!
- We have nerves in the surrounding tissue which is why we fe…
What are the major functions of connec…
binding and support... protection... insulation... transportation
what are the 3 major structural compon…
ground substance (EC matrix)... fibers... cells
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:…
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Ch 5.2 Connective Tissue: Cells in a Supportive Matrix
Connective Tissue
Basic Components of Connective Tissues
Resident Cells
Fibroblasts (fibra = fiber, blastos =…
The most diverse, abundant, and widely distributed of the tis…
Cells, protein fibers, and ground substance.
Stationary cells that are permanently housed within the conne…
Large, flat, connective tissue cells with tapered ends that p…
Connective Tissue
The most diverse, abundant, and widely distributed of the tis…
Basic Components of Connective Tissues
Cells, protein fibers, and ground substance.
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…
10 terms
Science Connective Tissue
Adipose Connective Tissue
Dense Fibrous Connective Tissue
Elastic Connective Tissue
Hyaline Connective Tissue
holds fat cells and forms a protective cushion around kidneys…
found in tendons and ligaments and is closely packed bundles…
vocal cords and ligaments between vertebrae
found in joins, nose, and respiratory passages
Adipose Connective Tissue
holds fat cells and forms a protective cushion around kidneys…
Dense Fibrous Connective Tissue
found in tendons and ligaments and is closely packed bundles…
11 terms
Tissues
Epithelial tissue
Connective tissue
Types of connective tissue
protective functions of connective tis…
-covers surfaces of the body... -covers linings of cavities and…
-binds together and supports tissues and organs... -composed of…
-areolar tissue: loose supportive connective tisue... -fibrous t…
1. fibroblasts: production of extracellular matrix- synthesiz…
Epithelial tissue
-covers surfaces of the body... -covers linings of cavities and…
Connective tissue
-binds together and supports tissues and organs... -composed of…
30 terms
Chapter 4 Tissues of the body
Tissue
epithelial tissue
functions of epithelial tissue
cellularity
specialized cells working together to perform a common function
covers body surfaces and organs , lines body cavities , avasc…
protects body from drying out, injury, and bacterial attack,…
made of only cells
Tissue
specialized cells working together to perform a common function
epithelial tissue
covers body surfaces and organs , lines body cavities , avasc…
10 terms
Chapter 4
Fascia
Connective Tissue
Ligament
Tendon
band or sheet of fibrous membranes covering or binding and su…
cells whose intercellular secretions (matrix) support and con…
a band of fibrous tissue connecting bones or supporting organs
cord of fibrous connective tissue that attaches a muscle to a…
Fascia
band or sheet of fibrous membranes covering or binding and su…
Connective Tissue
cells whose intercellular secretions (matrix) support and con…
49 terms
Connective Tissue Cartilage/ Bone (Test1)
T/F. The primary pathology of osteoart…
___ autoammune in nature that involves…
___ degeneration of the cartilage and…
___ is caused by monosodiumurate monoh…
False. Osteoarthritis is idiopathic. Drugs only treat the sec…
Rheumatoid arthritis.
Osteoarthritis.
Gout.
T/F. The primary pathology of osteoart…
False. Osteoarthritis is idiopathic. Drugs only treat the sec…
___ autoammune in nature that involves…
Rheumatoid arthritis.
49 terms
Lecture Exam 1 - Connective Tissue, Muscle Tissue, Nerve Tissue, Membranes, and Tissue Repair
Four classes of connective tissue
Subclasses of connective tissue proper
Cells of connective tissue proper (4)
Connective tissue proper matrix compon…
connective tissue proper... cartilage... bone... blood
loose connective tissue - adipose, areolar, and reticular... den…
fibroblast, fibrocytes, defense cells, adipose cells
gel-like ground substance and all three fiber types (collagen…
Four classes of connective tissue
connective tissue proper... cartilage... bone... blood
Subclasses of connective tissue proper
loose connective tissue - adipose, areolar, and reticular... den…
35 terms
Body Tissues
Epithelial Tissue
Characteristics of Epithelium
Simple Epithelium
Stratified Epithelium
the lining, covering, and glandular tissue of the body.
1. Epithelial cells fit closely together to form a continuous…
one layer of epithelial cells
more than one layer of epithelial cells
Epithelial Tissue
the lining, covering, and glandular tissue of the body.
Characteristics of Epithelium
1. Epithelial cells fit closely together to form a continuous…
19 terms
Chapter 4b - Tissue The Living Fabric
Types of Connective Tissue Proper
Areolar Connective Tissue
Adipose Connective Tissue
Reticular Connective Tissue
1. Loose Connective Tissue... a. areolar... b. adipose... c. reticular…
description: gel like matrix with all 3 fiber types; cells, f…
description: matrix is areolar but very sparse, closely packe…
description: network of reticular fibers in a typical loose g…
Types of Connective Tissue Proper
1. Loose Connective Tissue... a. areolar... b. adipose... c. reticular…
Areolar Connective Tissue
description: gel like matrix with all 3 fiber types; cells, f…
16 terms
6.2 Connective tissue
connective tissue
connective tissue
blood bone cartilage proper
loose dense
this type of tissue is found in all parts of the body as disc…
this type of tissue is the most abundant and widely distrubut…
name the four types of connective tissue b_ b_ c_ p_
name the two connective tissue subclasses
connective tissue
this type of tissue is found in all parts of the body as disc…
connective tissue
this type of tissue is the most abundant and widely distrubut…
18 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Properties of Connective Tissue
Extracellular Matrix
Bone (Osseous Tissue)
connects body parts, most abundant tissue in body; protects,…
well vascularized (except tendons, ligaments, and cartilage)
nonliving substance outside cells
composed of bone cells in cavities called lacunae, surrounded…
Connective Tissue
connects body parts, most abundant tissue in body; protects,…
Properties of Connective Tissue
well vascularized (except tendons, ligaments, and cartilage)
18 terms
Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue
Properties of Connective Tissue
Extracellular Matrix
Bone (Osseous Tissue)
connects body parts, most abundant tissue in body; protects,…
well vascularized (except tendons, ligaments, and cartilage)
nonliving substance outside cells
composed of bone cells in cavities called lacunae, surrounded…
Connective Tissue
connects body parts, most abundant tissue in body; protects,…
Properties of Connective Tissue
well vascularized (except tendons, ligaments, and 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)
55 terms
BIO 231 General Anatomy - Connective Tissue Components
connective tissue
functions of connective tissue
mesenchyme
structural components of connective ti…
most diverse, abundant, and widely distributed tissue, often…
physical protection, support and structural framework, bindin…
embryonic, undifferentiated connective tissue that contains a…
cells, protein fibers, and ground substance
connective tissue
most diverse, abundant, and widely distributed tissue, often…
functions of connective tissue
physical protection, support and structural framework, bindin…
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