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Function of Areolar tissue?

Support

2

Location of Areolar tissue?

Skin

3

Function of adipose tissue?

Storage

4

Location of adipose tissue?

-Deep skin
-Butt
-Breasts
-Padding around eyeballs and kidneys

5

Function of reticular tissue?

Support

6

Location of reticular tissue?

-Liver
-Kidney
-Spleen
-Lymph nodes
-Bone marrow

7

Function of dense regular tissue?

Firm attatchment

8

Location of dense regular tissue?

-Tendons and ligaments around bone and internal organs

9

Function of dense irregular tissue?

Strength

10

Location of dense irregular tissue?

-Dermis
-Capules of visceral organs

11

Function of elastic tissue?

-Stabilize position of vertebrae and penis.
-Cushions shock.
-Permits expansion and contraction of organs.

12

Location of Elastic tissue?

-Between vertebrae
-Supports penis and transitional epithelia
-Blood vessel walls

13

Function of blood?

Transport substances throughout the body

14

Location of blood?

Circulatory system (RBC and WBC)

15

Function of lymph?

Nourishes cells

16

Location of lymph?

WBC

17

Function of bone?

Support

18

Location of bone?

Skeletal system

19

Function of hyaline tissue?

Provides stiff but somewhat flexible support.

20

Location of hyaline tissue?

-Ribs
-Sternum
-Trachea
-Larynx
-Bronchi
-Nasal septum

21

Function of fibro tissue?

Absorption

22

Location of fibro tissue?

Pads within knee joint
-Between bones of pelvis
-Interverbretal disks