Flashcards in New Terminology - Fascia Deck (15)
Fascia is NOT synonymous with __________ _________.
All fascia is _________ _________, but not all connective tissue is fascia.
Name the 3 types of fascia?
SUBSEROUS FASCIA aka VISCERAL FASCIA
What is the general colour of fascia?
What is the connective tissue often referred to as adipose, located beneath the skin (epidermis, dermis)?
What is the connective tissue that suspends the organs within their cavities and wraps them in layers of connective tissue membranes?
Name the dense irregular connective tissue that gives form and support for underlying organs?
***Can have areolar connective tissue continuous with it
Where is superficial fascia located?
BENEATH THE SKIN
Where is subserous aka visceral fascia located?
SUSPENDING ORGANS WITHIN CAVITIES
WRAPPING ORGANS IN LAYERS OF CT MEMBRANES
Where is deep fascia located?
SUPPORTING UNDERLYING ORGANS
Tensions in fascia can constrict ________ _______
Name the 4 functions of fascia?
SUPPORT & DEFINITION
Fascia heals with ________ tissue.
Fascia defines ___________ compartments.