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  1. Tissues
    An aggregate of cells in an organism that have similar structure and function
  2. Squamous
    flat, scaly or platelike
  3. Cuboidal
    cube-like shape
  4. Columnar
    heights are at least four times their width
  5. Simple
    one layer of cell
  6. Stratified
    More than one cell layer
  7. Basement membrane
    Structureless material secreted by the cell
  8. Extracellular matrix
    • Component of body tissue
    • Functions outside of the body's cells.
    • Made up mostly of collagen
  9. Vascular
    Blood supply, heavily endowed with blood vessels and thus richly supplied with blood.
  10. Avacular
    No blood supply
  11. Extracellular fluid
    • A body fluid outside cells
    • It makes up about 35-45%
    • Water
    • Blood plasma
    • Interstitial fluid
    • Lymph
    • Cerebrospinal fluid
  12. Collagen Fiber
    Collagen protects and supports your soft tissues.
  13. Elastin Fiber

    Stretchable connective tissue




  14. Reticular Fiber
    Fiber elements that may be continuous with collagen fibers.
  15. Amitiotic
    Direct cell division by simple cleavage of the nucleus, without spindle formation or the appearance of chromosomes
  16. Neoplasm
    An abnormal new growth of tissue in animals or plants; a tumor
  17. Hyperplasia
    An abnormal increase in the number of cells in an organ or a tissue with consequent enlargement
  18. Atrophy
    decrease in size or wasting away of a body part or tissue; also : arrested development or loss of a part or organ incidental to the normal development or life of an animal or plant
  19. Beingn
    non cancers
  20. Malignagnt
  21. Metastasis
    Metastasis is the spread of cancer from its primary site to other places in the body
  22. Biopsy
    The removal of a sample of tissue for purposes of diagnosis.
  23. Carcinogen
    non cancer causeing
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