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Lab 1: Histology & Organization of Bone - Connective Tissue
4 classes of connective tissue
2 types of fluid connective tissue
2 types of supporting connective tissue
perichondrium
-connective tissue proper... -cartilage... -bone (osseous)... -blood
-blood... -lymph
-bone... -cartilage
matrix that surrounds all supporting connective tissue
4 classes of connective tissue
-connective tissue proper... -cartilage... -bone (osseous)... -blood
2 types of fluid connective tissue
-blood... -lymph
84 terms
Lab 1: Histology & Organization of Bone - Connective Tissue
4 classes of connective tissue
2 types of fluid connective tissue
2 types of supporting connective tissue
perichondrium
-connective tissue proper... -cartilage... -bone (osseous)... -blood
-blood... -lymph
-bone... -cartilage
matrix that surrounds all supporting connective tissue
4 classes of connective tissue
-connective tissue proper... -cartilage... -bone (osseous)... -blood
2 types of fluid connective tissue
-blood... -lymph
30 terms
1.3 - Chapter 4 - Tissue Level of Organization - Connective Tissue
Define tissue:
What are the 4 types of tissues in the…
What is an organ?
Most organs have how many tissue types?
A group of cells performing the same function
1. Epithelial Tissue 2. Connective Tissue 3. Muscle Tissue 4.…
A structure comprised of 2 or more tissue types
4
Define tissue:
A group of cells performing the same function
What are the 4 types of tissues in the…
1. Epithelial Tissue 2. Connective Tissue 3. Muscle Tissue 4.…
191 terms
Organ Histo. Exam 1 (ch.2-Connective Tissue)
componets of CT
components of the ECM
main feature that makes CT and epithel…
general function of CT
supportive cells and their associated ECM
ground substance and fibers
CT contains mostly intracellular components and a few number…
structural support, exchange medium, defense and protection,…
componets of CT
supportive cells and their associated ECM
components of the ECM
ground substance and fibers
Unit 1: Lecture/ organ systems, singular vs plural, connective tissue components
Integumentary System
Skeletal Sysetm
Muscular System
Nervous System
Skin; protection from the enviroment
Support
Locomotion, Support posture
Immediate responses to stimuli
Integumentary System
Skin; protection from the enviroment
Skeletal Sysetm
Support
21 terms
PCOM COMPS 1: Channels and connecting organs/tissues summary (check these with nie book)
Channels that go to the throat
Channel that go to the tongue
Channels that go to the eyes (find out…
channels that go to the ear
Lu primary... St luo... Lu divergent... LI divergent
Sp primary... K primary... UB sinew... SJ sinew... Ht luo... Sp div... K div
St primary... Ht primary... SI primary... Lv primary... UB primary... St Sin…
SI primary... SJ primary... GB primary... St sinew... UB sinew... SI sinew... P…
Channels that go to the throat
Lu primary... St luo... Lu divergent... LI divergent
Channel that go to the tongue
Sp primary... K primary... UB sinew... SJ sinew... Ht luo... Sp div... K div
22 terms
GAP Connective Tissue
Blood
Bone or Osseous Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Dense Irregular Connective Tissue Proper
Blood
Bone or Osseous Tissue
12 terms
A&P U1 Connective Tissue Location & Function
Loose Areolar Connective Tissue Location
Loose Areolar Connective Tissue Function
Adipose Connective Tissue Location
Adipose Connective Tissue Function
Between muscles; beneath the skin
Binds organs together
Beneath the skin; around the kidney & heart; in the breast
Insulation; Fat Storage
Loose Areolar Connective Tissue Location
Between muscles; beneath the skin
Loose Areolar Connective Tissue Function
Binds organs together
15 terms
Connective Tissue
Blood
Bone or Osseous Tissue
Hyaline Cartilage
Dense Irregular Connective Tissue Proper
Blood
Bone or Osseous Tissue
26 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibroblast
Adipose
Plasma
Reticular
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Stores fat.
Liquid that blood cells are suspended in.
Found in lymph.
Fibroblast
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Adipose
Stores fat.
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
43 terms
Connective Tissue Histology
Areolar connective tissue
Collagenous (white) fiber
Elastic fiber
Loose (areolar connective tissue)
Identify the specific tissue lettered A.
Identify the fiber numbered 2.
Identify the fiber numbered 3.
Is the tissue letter B an example of loose, dense, or special…
Areolar connective tissue
Identify the specific tissue lettered A.
Collagenous (white) fiber
Identify the fiber numbered 2.
26 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibroblast
Adipose
Plasma
Reticular
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Stores fat.
Liquid that blood cells are suspended in.
Found in lymph.
Fibroblast
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Adipose
Stores fat.
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…
36 terms
Connective Tissue
2 Major Components of Connective Tissue
5 Connective Tissue Cells
Fibroblasts
Adipocytes
ECM, Cells
fibroblasts, macrophages, mast cells, adipocytes, blood cells
Main ECM "factory"; make ligaments, tendons, sheaths of blood…
Fat cell, act as energy source, insulator; unilocular= white…
2 Major Components of Connective Tissue
ECM, Cells
5 Connective Tissue Cells
fibroblasts, macrophages, mast cells, adipocytes, blood cells
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…
Connective Tissue Functions, Connective Tissue Locations, Epithelial Tissue Pictures, Epithelial Tissue Functions, Epithelial Tissue Locations
Areolar
Adipose
Reticular
Dense regular
Cushions organs
Stores energy; insulation
Forms internal skeletons of organs
Attaches muscles to bones and bones to bones; strength in onl…
Areolar
Cushions organs
Adipose
Stores energy; insulation
18 terms
Connective Tissue
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
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…
55 terms
Connective Tissue
Function of connective tissue
Sites of connective tissue
Components of connective tissue
Loose connective tissue
structural support, medium for exchange of nutrients and gas,…
Beneath epithelia - lamina propria... Around glandular units... Aro…
cells distributed within an extracellular matrix (fibers, gro…
Loose arrangement of thin and sparse fibers (collagen, elasti…
Function of connective tissue
structural support, medium for exchange of nutrients and gas,…
Sites of connective tissue
Beneath epithelia - lamina propria... Around glandular units... Aro…
30 terms
Connective Tissue Types
hyaline cartilage
compact bone
skeletal muscle
elastic cartilage
hyaline cartilage
compact bone
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:…
11 terms
Types of Connective Tissue
Areolar Connective Tissue
Adipose Connective Tissue
Reticular Connective Tissue
Dense Regular Connective Tissue
Location: Dermis of skin (papillary region). Around some orga…
Location: Subcutaneous layer under skin (hypodermis).... Functi…
Location: Spleen, lymphatic organs.... Function: Support and st…
Location: Tendon and ligament.... Function: Give strength on sa…
Areolar Connective Tissue
Location: Dermis of skin (papillary region). Around some orga…
Adipose Connective Tissue
Location: Subcutaneous layer under skin (hypodermis).... Functi…
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
42 terms
Connective Tissue Quiz Review
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
Elastic Cartilage
Areolar
Bone
Hyaline Cartilage
28 terms
Chapter 4.2- Connective Tissue
blood
collagen fibers
connective tissue
hyaline cartilage
A type of liquid connective tissue composed of cells separate…
Wavy protein fibers that have flexibility and tremendous stre…
type of tissue characterized by cells separated by a matrix;…
The most common type of semi-solid connective tissue composed…
blood
A type of liquid connective tissue composed of cells separate…
collagen fibers
Wavy protein fibers that have flexibility and tremendous stre…
8 terms
Connective Tissue
Areolar tissue
Reticular tissue
Adipose tissue
Dense regular connective tissue
T: loose connective tissue... L: Sheaths around blood vessels an…
T: Loose connective tissue... L: Lymphoid organs (lymph nodes, b…
T: Loose connective tissue... L: Subcutaneous fat beneath skin,…
T: Dense connective tissue... L: Tendons, ligaments... C: Fibers ar…
Areolar tissue
T: loose connective tissue... L: Sheaths around blood vessels an…
Reticular tissue
T: Loose connective tissue... L: Lymphoid organs (lymph nodes, b…
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
25 terms
4-4 Connective Tissue
Fibers
Ground substance
Matrix
Collagenous fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
Extracellular fibers which surround cells
Are made by fibroblasts, thick thread of the protein collagen…
Fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Ground substance
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
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
37 terms
LAB QUIZ 4 - Connective Tissue
Give three examples of loose connectiv…
Give two examples of dense connective…
Give four examples of supporting conne…
Give two examples of fluid connective…
Areolar tissue... Adipose tissue... Reticular tissue
Collagenous tissue... Elastic tissue
Hyaline cartilage... Elastic cartilage... Fibrocartilage... Bone
Blood... Lymph
Give three examples of loose connectiv…
Areolar tissue... Adipose tissue... Reticular tissue
Give two examples of dense connective…
Collagenous tissue... Elastic tissue
55 terms
Connective Tissue Histology
What are the two main (broad) types of…
What are the two types of embryonic co…
What the different types of adult conn…
What are the 5 types of connective tis…
1. Embryonic connective tissue... 2. Adult connective tissue
1. Mesenchyme (from which all adult tissues are derived)... 2. M…
1. Connective tissue proper... a - Loose (areolar)... b - Reticul…
1. Loose (areolar)... 2. Reticular... 3. Dense regular... 4. Dense irr…
What are the two main (broad) types of…
1. Embryonic connective tissue... 2. Adult connective tissue
What are the two types of embryonic co…
1. Mesenchyme (from which all adult tissues are derived)... 2. M…
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
33 terms
Connective Tissue
Function
Function
Function
Function
Establishing a structural framework for the body
Transporting fluids and dissolved materials
Protecting delicate organs
Supporting, surrounding, and interconnecting other types of t…
Function
Establishing a structural framework for the body
Function
Transporting fluids and dissolved materials
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…
12 terms
Connective Tissue
Areolar CT
Adipose CT
Reticular CT
Dense Regular CT
Connective Tissue that contains all three types of fibers, us…
Connective tissue that consists of adipocytes and is used for…
Connective tissue that contains reticular fibers and cells; u…
Connective tissue made from collagen fibers that run in the s…
Areolar CT
Connective Tissue that contains all three types of fibers, us…
Adipose CT
Connective tissue that consists of adipocytes and is used for…
26 terms
Connective Tissue
Fibroblast
Adipose
Plasma
Reticular
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Stores fat.
Liquid that blood cells are suspended in.
Found in lymph.
Fibroblast
Cell that produces fibers in connective tissue.
Adipose
Stores fat.
5 terms
Connective Tissues
Tendon Picture
Ligament Picture
Ligament
Tendon
Holds bones to other bones at the joints
Strong, fibrous bands of connective tissue that join muscle t…
Tendon Picture
Ligament Picture
connective tissue
Connective tissue
two main components
types of fibers
bone
function : provides protection
cells & extracellular matrix
collagen ( white )... Elastic ( yellow )... Reticlar Fibers (Type o…
extra-celluar matrix composed of hard calcium salts and colla…
Connective tissue
function : provides protection
two main components
cells & extracellular matrix
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?
19 terms
Connective Tissue Histology
Areolar connective tissue
Adipose connective tissue
Dense Regular connective tissue
Dense Irregular connective tissue
Areolar connective tissue
Adipose connective tissue
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;…
25 terms
4-4 Connective Tissue
Fibers
Ground substance
Matrix
Collagenous fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
Extracellular fibers which surround cells
Are made by fibroblasts, thick thread of the protein collagen…
Fibers
the element of the connective tissue extracellular matrix who…
Ground substance
Glycoprotein and polysaccaride molecules that surround cells…
29 terms
2.3 Connective Tissue Derived from MSC
Mesenchymal stem cell (MSC)
Unilocular adipocytes
Adipose tissue
Multiocular adipocytes
gives rise to the cells that are responsible for generating c…
White Fat Cells: large cells that store lips and often occur…
Large masses of unilocular adipocytes (white fat cells)
Brown fat cells. Primarily occurring in neonates, are lipid-s…
Mesenchymal stem cell (MSC)
gives rise to the cells that are responsible for generating c…
Unilocular adipocytes
White Fat Cells: large cells that store lips and often occur…
15 terms
Epithelium and Connective Tissue
Loose Adipose Connective Tissue
Loose Areolar Connective Tissue
Dense Irregular Connective Tissue
Dense Regular Connective Tissue
Loose Adipose Connective Tissue
Loose Areolar Connective Tissue
37 terms
LAB QUIZ 4 - Connective Tissue
Give three examples of loose connectiv…
Give two examples of dense connective…
Give four examples of supporting conne…
Give two examples of fluid connective…
Areolar tissue... Adipose tissue... Reticular tissue
Collagenous tissue... Elastic tissue
Hyaline cartilage... Elastic cartilage... Fibrocartilage... Bone
Blood... Lymph
Give three examples of loose connectiv…
Areolar tissue... Adipose tissue... Reticular tissue
Give two examples of dense connective…
Collagenous tissue... Elastic tissue
91 terms
Tri 1 Cells and Tissues Generalized Connective Tissue (Test 2)
Origin of Mesenchyme
Does mesenchyme have fibers in extrace…
what type of cells are mesenchyme cells
Two classifications of connective tissue
mostly mesoderm; some ectoderm mainly in head and neck
no
pluripotent cells
embryonic and adult
Origin of Mesenchyme
mostly mesoderm; some ectoderm mainly in head and neck
Does mesenchyme have fibers in extrace…
no
24 terms
Unit 3 Tissues Set 2: Connective Tissues
Areolar connective tissue
Areolar connective tissue function
Location of areolar connective tissue
Adipose
Image
attach one tissue to another
under skin
Image
Areolar connective tissue
Image
Areolar connective tissue function
attach one tissue to another
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…
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