Tissues

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nadya07
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Tissues
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2010-10-06 03:16:45
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  1. Simple Columnar Epithelium
    • Stomach
    • Small Intesting
    • Uterine tubules
    • Protection against chemical stress
    • secretion&absorption
  2. Ciliated Simple Columnar Epithelium
    • Lining of stomach
    • Intestines
    • Absorption&Secretion;Protection
  3. Keratinized Stratified Squamous Epithelium
    • Skin(epidermis)
    • Tough
    • water resistant
    • protects against chemical and physical stress
  4. Non-Keratinized Stratified Squamous Epithelium
    • Lining of mouth
    • Protects against physical and chemical attacks
    • Resists abrasion
    • Must be kept moist
  5. Areolar Connective Tissue
    • Wraps&cushions organs
    • Holds&conveys tissue fluid
    • Under Epihelial Tissue
    • Around organs
    • Surrounds cappilaries
  6. Ciliated Psuedostratified Columnar Epithelium
    • Nasal Cavity
    • Protection/secretion
  7. Elastic Connective Tissue
    • Stabalizes position of vertabrae
    • Cushions and permits expansion&contraction of organs
    • Between vertabrae
    • Blood vessel walls
    • Transitional epithelium
  8. Dense Regular CT
    • Tendons
    • Ligaments
    • Withstands tensile strength pulling in one direction
  9. Adipose CT
    • Storage of Lipid molecules
    • Insulation
    • Shock absorber
    • Fat cells
  10. Simple Cuboidal Epithelium
    • Thyroid Gland
    • Liver
    • Limited protection/absorption/secretion
  11. Simple Squamous Epithelium
    • Respiratory exchange surfaces of lungs(alveoli)
    • Blood vessels,capillaries
    • Controls vessel permeability
    • Protection/absorption/secretion
    • Diffusion
    • Reduces friction
  12. Reticular Connective Tissue
    • Soft internal skeleton that supports other cell types
    • Forms framework for lymphatic organs
    • Lymph nodes
    • Bone marrow
    • Spleen
  13. Hyaline Cartilage
    • Stiff, but flexible support
    • Reduces friction between bony surfaces
    • Articular surfaces
    • Larynx
    • Trachea
    • Nasal septum
  14. Elastic Cartilage
    • Flexible support
    • Ear
    • Epigottis
  15. Fibrocartilage
    • Resists compression
    • Prevents bone-bone contact
    • Meniscus of knee
    • Pubic symphasis

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