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Exocrine glands do/do not have ducts?
What are 2 functions of the saliva?
cleanse and lubricate mouth
enzymes in saliv break down food
buffer against acidic food
remineralize tooth structure
Which of the following does not have a connective tissue around it?
The collection pipe the saliva drains into
If a saliva gland is blocked it is called a __________, if the blockage is within the submandibular salivary gland,it is called a _________
The thyroid gland is exocrine/endocrine
Inflammation of the thyroid gland is called ____________, it is caused by a lack of __________
The foramen cecum is the opening of what duct?
What condition causes swelling of the salivary glands?
In the thyroid gland, the simple cuboidal epithelial cells surround a material that aids in the production of throxine. What is this?
List the 3 types of lymphocytes