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4 basic tissue types

Nervous
Muscle
Epithelial
Connective

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Epithelial tissues

Covering and lining tissue forms borders on both external and internal surfaces
Protects, secreted, absorbs
Eg- skin surface

3

Connective tissue

Supports, protects, binds other tissues together

Bones
Tendons
Fat

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Nervous tissue

Internal communication

Brain
Spinal cord
Nerves

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Muscle tissue

Contracts to cause movement

Muscles attached to bones (skeletal)
Muscles of heart ( cardiac)