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1

Which molecular component of ground substance, when found in large amounts, can create a connective tissue that supports inflammation?

GAGs

2

Why is inflammation good for the healing process?

increase tissue fluidity and increases defensive cell numbers

3

Which fiber is considered the simplest in structure?

reticular

4

Which fiber is known for its great strength?

collagen I

5

Which fiber is affected by aging?

collagen I and elastic

6

Which fiber can caused Marfan's syndrome when defective?

elastic

7

Scurvy will result in weaker/fewer .... fibers.

collagen I

8

Which fiber is more numerous in the lymph nodes?

reticular

9

Defects in this fiber may lead to Ehlers Danlos syndrome.

collagen I

10

Which fiber has the shortest life span?

reticular

11

Which fiber is functionally critical within alveolar septal walls?

elastic

12

Which can be referred to as collagen III?

reticular

13

Which general connective tissue structural cell is numerous when the blood supply is limited?

fibrocyte

14

Which fiber functions in epidermal scar shrinkage?

myofibrils

15

Which cell produces antibodies?

plasma cells

16

Which connective tissue cell type stores lipids?

adipocyte

17

Which primary mediator attracts eosinophils?

ECF

18

Which primary mediator counteracts the effects of histamine?

heparin

19

Which primary mediator loosens endothelial cell junctions in capillaries and venules?

histamine

20

Which primary mediator attracts neutrophils?

NCF

21

Which primary mediator dilates small arteries and arterioles?

histamine

22

Which mast cell mediator will extend and amplify the effects of histamine?

leukotrienes

23

Which mast cell primary mediator will cause visceral smooth muscle to contract?

histamine

24

Which cell type in connective tissue can produce new connective tissue matrix (all parts)?

fibroblasts

25

Which cell type in connective tissue produces leptin?

adipocytes

26

Which cell type in connective tissue creates foreign body giant cells?

macrophage

27

Which cell type in connective tissue functions during tooth eruption?

myofibroblast

28

Which mast cell mediated event is likely to involve great basophil stimulation?

anaphylaxis

29

Which cell type is designed to change into other cell types?

mesenchyme cells

30

Which cell will be present in a CT when reticular fibers are needed on a permanent basis?

reticular cells

31

Which leukocyte is attracted to sites of acute inflammation?

neutrophils

32

Which leukocyte is attracted to sites of allergic inflammation?

eosinophil

33

Which leukocyte is attracted to sites of chronic inflammation?

lymphocyte

34

Name the type of connective tissue in organ capsules.

dense irregular

35

Name the type of connective tissue in the lesser omentum.

loose areolar

36

Name the type of connective tissue in the lymph node.

reticular

37

Name the type of connective tissue in the papillary layer of dermis.

loose irregular

38

Name the type of connective tissue in the ligaments.

dense regular

39

Which type of adipose will cushion the kidneys?

white

40

Which type of adipose will store lipids for energy?

white

41

Which type of adipose will generate heat?

brown

42

Which type of adipose will provide insulation in the hypodermis?

white