Look at the Body
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Look at the Body
Major types of intercellular substances formed by connective tissues are collagen, elasting, chondroitin, and _.
Major types of intercellular substances formed by connective tissues are collagen, elastin, _, and hyaluronic acid.
Major types of intercellular substances formed by connective tissues are collagen, _, chondroitin, and hyaluronic acid.
Major types of intercellular substances formed by connective tissues are _, elasting, chondroitin, and hyaluronic acid.
Chondroitin is a major component of _.
Hyaluronic acid forms a gel that cements cells together and _.
acts as a cushion
Hyaluronic acid forms a gel that _ and acts as a cushion.
cements cells together
Intercellular materials are secreted by _.
Connective tissue proper composes a _ framework for almost every tissue.
loose arranged structural
Loosely arranged structural framework that composes almost every tissue is _.
connective tissue proper
Tendons are structures that connect _ with the _.
Skeletal muscles are connected to the bony skeleton by _.
Ligaments are structures that _.
hold joints together
Structure that holds joints together is _.
Cartilage is composed of _ and _.
Cartilage supports _.
some soft tissues
Cartilage covers the _.
ends of bones
Cartilage provides _.
bearing surfaces for joints
Cartilage is secreted by _.
Chondrocytes secrete _.
Majority of bone mass is composed of _.
Calcium phosphate is laid down on _.
extracellular organic matrix
Outer covering of bone is _.
Compact bone is the _ of bone.
Compact bone surrounds a core of _.
spongy or cancellous bone
Spongy or cancellous bone is surrounded by _.
Compact bone is composed of units called _.
Osteons compose _.
Each osteon surrounds _ that contains blood vessels and nerves.
Haversian canal is surrounded by _.
Surrounding Haversian canals are concentric rings of mineralized intercellular substance called _.
Lacunae of Haversian canal are occupied by _.
Osteocytes are _.
Bone cells are _.
Osteoblasts _ bone.
Osteoclasts _ bone.
Osteocyte that synthesizes bone is _.
Osteocyte that breaks down bone is _.
Cancellous bone consiss of a meshwork of mineralized _.
Spaces in trabeculae of cancellous bone is filled with _.
Adipose tissue is specialized for _.
storage of fat
Specialized for the storage of fat is _.