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collegen, elastic retractor fibers & all cell types embedded in a semifluid ground substance
loose CT
bonds epithelium to deep tissue
loose CT
for strength & support
loose CT
beneath & between skin & muscles
loose CT
around blood vessels
loose CT
nerves
loose CT
areolar tissue
loose CT
reticular tissue
loose CT
reticular fibers & fibroblasts
loose CT
support framework
loose CT
lymph nodes, spleen & bone marrow
loose CT
adipose tissue
loose CT
few biters but numerous adipocytes filled w/ large fat droplets
loose CT
protective cushion, insulator & storehouse for energy
loose CT
subcutaneous fat layers beneath skin
loose CT
breasts
loose CT
hips, kidneys, heart, various joints
loose CT
regular & irregular
dense CT
has parallel bundles of collagen fibers
dense CT
orderly arrangement provides strength
dense CT
principle component of tendons & ligaments
dense CT
contains collagen fibers that are randomly arranged
dense CT
provides strength to resist unpredictable stresses
dense CT
between skin & underlying muscle
dense CT
protective capsules around kidney, liver & other organs
dense CT
consists of branching elastic fibers & fibroblasts
dense CT
permits stretching
dense CT
in lungs & respiratory passages
dense CT
elastic arteries
dense CT
vocal cords
dense CT
collagen, elastic fibers, mature chondrocytes embedded in a semisolid matris containing condoitin sulfate
cartilage
hyaline
cartilage
surrounded by perichondrium
cartilage
has a glossy bluish-white appearance & is most abundant type
cartilage
matrix for bone development
cartilage
provides friction free movement at joints
cartilage
articular
cartilage
at ends of long bones & ends of ribs
cartilage
at tip of nose, parts of larynx, trachea, bronchi
cartilage
contains chondrocytes within a web-like mesh of elastic fibers
cartilage
provides strenght & flexible elastic support
cartilage
maintains shape of external ear & epiglottis
cartilage
absorbs shock & supplies support
cartilage
pubic symphasis at anterior junction of pelvis
cartilage
intervertebral discs in spine
cartilage
shock absobing pads in knees
cartilage
menisci
cartilage
spongy or compact
bone
consists of columns/plates called trabeculae
bone
osteocytes
bone
consists of dense calcified osteons
bone
hardes of connective tissues because it contains calcium salts & chonroitin sulfate around collagen fibers
bone
physical suppport for body
bone
protection for interna organs, leverage for muscle action
bone
storehouse for Ca & P
bone
fluid ct whose ground substance is plasma
blood
contains red & white cells
blood
contain platelets
blood
transports cells & dissolved substances throughout body
blood