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what are the types of mixed matrix?

cartilage and bone

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what are 3 types of cartilage?

elastic, hyaline, fibrocartilage

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external ear, parts of larynx

elastic

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ends of bones, joint linings

hyaline

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invertebral disks, knees and pelvic girdle

fibrocartilage

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cartilage cells; lie within lacunae

chondrocytes

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bone cell

osteocyte

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what are the 2 types of bone tissues?

compact, spongy

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outer covering of all bones and along shafts of large bones

compact

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scaffolding of bone inside a shell of compact bone

spongy

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liquid matrix (blood plasma) and circulating blood cells

fluid matrix

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Groups of cells with similar structures and functions working together to carry out a specific function

tissue

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the study of tissues

histology

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exposed to outside or open space internally

free surface

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lacks blood cells

avascular

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contains nerves

innervated

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prevents virus and bacteria to enter

rapid mitosis

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what are the functions of tissues?

physical and chemical protection, sensory reception, secretion, absorption, excretion

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looks like it's layered but it's not; nuclei in different spots of cells

pseudostratified

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flattened cells

squamous

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box-like cells

cuboidal

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pillar like cells

columnar

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elastic cells that flatten as stretched

transitional

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what are all epithelial tissues anchored to?

basement membrane

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where is the simple squamous found?

lungs, capillaries, alveoli

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what does the simple squamous do?

exchange gases, lines blood and lymph vessels and body cavities

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Where are the simple cudboidal found?

ovaries, kidney tubules, ducts of glands

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what does the simple cudboidal epithelium do?

secretion and absorption in kidneys, secretion in glands

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where are the simple columnar found?

uterus, stomach, intestines

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what does the simple columnar do?

protects underlying tissues, secretes digestive fluids, absorbs nutrients, increase surface area