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Connective Tissues

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mroozeboom's version from 2016-09-13 14:41

Section 1

Question Answer
Epithelial tissueProtects, secretes
Simple epitheliumSingle layer over basement membrane
Function of simple epitheliumAbsorption, secretion, filtration
Stratified epithelium2 or more layers
Function of stratified epitheliumThick, sturdy protection
Squamous epitheliumEgg shaped
Cuboidal epitheliumCube-like
Columnal epitheliumOrganized in columns
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Section 2

Question Answer
Connective tissue properMatrix is extracellular fiber with ground substance
Fluid connective tissueCells in watery matrix containing dissolved protein
Supportive connective tissueMatrix has closely packed fibers with not much ground substance
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