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Hyaline & elastic cartilage contains what type of collagen

Type 2

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A so-called cart wheel nucleus is typical & often basophilic granules

Mast cells

2

What connective tissue fibers are argyrophilic

Reticular fibers

3

Has a signet appearance is what characteristic of what connective tissue cell

Adipocyte

4

What is the undifferentiated cell that is the stem cell for connective tissue

Mesenchymal cells

5

What does plasma produce

Antibodies

6

What cell is responsible for the synthesis, maintenance and turnover of extracellular matrix

Fibroblast

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What is the precursor of collagen

Tropocollagen

8

Fibrocytes are commonly found and easily recognizable in what type of CT

DCT regular

9

What type of collagen has the highest amount of sugar groups

Type 3

10

The wall of what structure contains many elastic fibers arranged in a lamellar fashion

Elastic artery

11

Histocytes are from what WBC

Monocytes

12

What type of cell is multilocular & commonly found in fetuses

Brown fat

13

What cell synthesizes elastin

Fibroblast

14

What type of collagen is most abundant in skin, tendon, ligaments & bone

Type 1

15

Mucous CT is also known as

Wharton's jelly

16

What CT fiber forms the framework for lymph nodes

Reticular fibers

17

What common CT cell has a football or pencil shaped structure

Fibrocyte

18

Mast cells are activated by the binding of what immunoglobulin

IgE

19

What type of fiber stains well with silver stains, but not with H&E

Reticular fibers

20

What CT cell produces collagen elastin & ground substance

Fibroblast

21

The basal lamina of the epidermis contains what type of collagen

Type 4

22

What type of primitive embryogenic tissue is derived from both mesoderm & neuroectoderm

Mesenchyme

23

What type of cartilage contains collagen type 2

Hyaline cartilage

24

What part of CT contains glycoproteins, hyaluronic acid & proteoglycan

Ground substance

25

Ligaments are composed of what type of CT

DCT regular

26

What type of collagen is the most abundant in the body

Type 1