Flashcards in Lab Exam 1 Deck (32):
A many layered epithelium with cubodial basal cells and flat cells at its surface would be classified as______
edema occurs when
areolar tissue soaks up fluid in an inflamed area
If you consider your home air conditioner in terms of homeostasis, then the wall thermostat would be the___
The study of large body structures, visible to the naked is is called ______ anatomy
a good example of positive feedback mechanism would be _____
enhancement of labor contractions
Is muscle tissue highly cellular and well vascularizeD?
How is hyaline cartilage different from elastic or fibrocartilage?
Fibers are not normally visible
Cell type not found in areolar connective tissue
General purpose of negative feedback?
fiber type that gives connective tissue great tensile strength?
connective tissue matrix is composed of ______
fibers and ground substance
What is not found in the matrix of cartilage but is found in bone?
what are subdivisions of anatomy?
regional, systemic and surface
the reason intervertebral discs exhibit a large amount of tensile strength, which alllows them to absorb shock, is because they possess _______
What kind of epithelium appears to have two or three layers of cells, but all the cells are in contact with the basement membrane
mesenchymal cells are most commonly found in _______ connective tissue
what is the study of the structures in a particular region?
the simple columnar epithelium that form absorptive cells of the digestive tract have which characteristic?
what system responds fastest to enviornmental stimuli?
single most abundant chemical substance of the body accounting for 60-80% of body weight is
the blast cell for blood production is
what epithelia protects against abrasion
what is true about homeostatic imbalance?
it is the cause of most diseases
a structure that is composed of two or more tissue types that work together to perform specific functions for the body is an ____
the shape of the external ear is maintained by _______
homeostasis is ____
body maintains a relatively stable enviornment
what tissue has lacunae, calcium salts and blood vessels?
single-celled layer of epithelium that forms the lining of serous membranes?
glands, such as the thyroid, that secrete their products directly into the blood rather than through ducts are classified as____
inability to absorb digested nutrients and secrete mucus might indicate a disorder in what tissue?
the study of tissues is called ?