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Flashcards in Connective Tissues Deck (10):
1

Areolar connective tissue

Location- under all epithets tissue

Function- cushions organs



Pink and purple lines going everywhere

2

Adipose connective tissue

Location- fats

Function- energy storage
Heat production

3

Hyaline cartilage

Location- end of bones

Function- prevents bones from rubbing together
Reduces friction

4

Elastic cartilage

Location- ear

Function- SnapBack

5

Fibrocartilage

Location- in between vertebral disk

Function- absorbs shock

6

Bone tissue

Location- upset limbs, lower limbs, skull

Function- protects the organs

7

Nervous tissue

Location- heart and blood vessels

8

Smooth muscle

Location- Gastrointestinal tract

Function- allows food to move threw digestive tract

9

Skeletal muscle

Location- pro

Function- voluntary contractions producers heat

10

Cardiac muscle

Location- heart

Function- contraction of the heart to pump blood