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CT membranes

Types of connective tissue membranes

Synovial thin layers of areolar tissue that line the joint cavities. they secrete lubricating fluid that reduces friction b/w the ends of bones. They line small sacs called bursae.
Meninges membranous layers covering the brain and spinal cord.
Superficial fascia (subcutaneous fascia) continuous sheet of tissue that underlines the skin. Composed of areolar and adipose tissue, it insulates the body and cushions the skin.
Deep fascia covers, separates, and protects skeletal muscles, nerves, and blood vessels. Consists of dense CT.
Fibrous pericardium forms the cavity that encloses the heart, the pericardial cavity.
Periosteum membrane covering a bone.
Perichondrium membrane covering cartilage.
Created by: Jessica Venyke