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Histo Midterm 1

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Merocrin exocring glands produce thin, watery, inorganic secretions. T/F True
Connective Tissues with a large quantity of collagenous fibers form the framework for organs such as the spleen, liver, and lymph nodes. T/F False, Replace collagenous with reticular.
Intercalated disks and striations are characteristic of skeletal muscle. T/F False, Replace skeletal with cardiac.
The serous membrane on the surface of the stomach is know as the parietal peritoneum. T/F False, Replace parietal with visceral.
The Lining of the pericardial sac is known as the parietal pericardium. T/F True
The cartilage on the facets of intervertebral joints is elastic cartilage. T/F False. Replace elastic with hyaline.
The typical cell of the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract is classified as pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium. T/F False. Replace pseudostratified ciliated with simple.
Glands which release their secretions directly into the blood stream are called exocrine glands. T/F False. Replace exocrine with endocrine.
The elastic ligament between the laminae of adjacent vertebrae is called the ligamentum flavum. T/F True.
Endothelium covers and lines internal cavities such as the pleural and pericardial cavities. T/F False. Replace endothelium to mesothelium.
Spindle- shaped cells with large single nuclue are characteristic of skeletal muscle. T/F False. Replace skeletal with smooth.
Smooth muscle cells possess central nuclei but lack striations. T/F True.
The sheath of fibrous connective tissue surrounding the fasciculus in skeletal muscle is the epimysium. T/F False. Replace epimysium with perimysium.
An epithelial tissue with a single layer of tall slender cells attached to the basement membrane is called simple cuboidal epithelial tissue. T/F False. Replace cuboidal with columnar.
The epithelial membrane lining the vaginal canal is mucous membrane. T/F True.
Inflammation of joints which is bilateral, symmetrical, and produces synovitis is called osteoarthritius. T/F False. Replace Osteoarthritis with rhuematoid arthritis.
The typical form of bone found in the epithysis of a long bone is cancellous (spongy) bone. T/F True.
Glands which release entire cells as their secretion are known as ______ glands. Holocrine
The layers of boney matrix surrounding the blood vessel in an osteon are known as ____. lamellae
The epiphyseal growth plates in long bones are examples of ____. Hyaline cartilage
The epiglottis is an example of ____. elastic cartilage
The reticular fiber array between muscle fiber cells in skeletal muscle is known as the ____. endomysium
A connective tissue wich in characterized by intracellular inclusions is ____ tissue. Adipose
A mulit-layered epithelium with coboidal basal cells and flat elongated cells at its surface would be classified as: Stratified squamous.
A homogeneous avascular matrix is characteristic of ____. Hyaline cartilage.
The structural subunits of myofibrils in skeletal muscle are the ____. myofilaments.
The kidney tubules are a site where _____ epithelial tissue is located. Simple cuboidal
The annulus fibrosis of the intervertebral disc is an example of ____. Fibrocartilage
Glands which "pinch off" a portion of a cell to produce a secretion are classified as ____ glands. apocrine
The fiber type that gives connective tissue great tensile strength is: Collagen fibers.
The layer of connective tissue surrounding the fasciculus in a skeletal muscle is known as the ____. perimysium
The lining of the trachea in the respiratory system is an example of ___ epithelial tissue. pseudostratified columnar
The characteristic cell in the reticular layer of the dermis is the ___ cell. fibroblast
The cell responsible for the formations of bone is the ___. osteoblast
The epidermis of the skin is an example of ___ epithelial tissue. stratified squamous
The connective tissue which forms the articular surfaces of long bones is ____. hyaline cartilage
The pinna of the ear is an example of ___. elastic cartilage
The strands of osteoid material which make up the matrix in cancellous bone are called ___. trabeculae
The organized array of myofilaments in a myofibril which forms the unit of contraction is the ____. sarcomere
The intertrabecular spaces in cancellous bone are occupied by material called ____. Red bone marrow.
The non-fibrous portion of the intercellular matrix in cartilage is known as ____. AGS (Amorphous ground substance)
Degenerative damage to the articular cartilages in joints is typical of ____. osteoarthritis
The material between the bones in the symphysis pubis is ____. fibrocartilage
Heat, pain, redness and swelling are characteristic of ____. inflammation
The cell membrane of a skeletal muscle fiber (cell) is known as the ____. sarcolema
Extracellular fluid is transported around myofibrils within a membrane structure called a _____. T (tranverse) tubule
The cytoplasmic processes interconnecting osteocytes in compact bone are in boney channels called ____. canaliculi
Neurons have cytoplasmic extensions that may extend long distances. T/F True
The elastic ligament between the laminae of adjacent vertebrae is called the ligamentum flavum. T/F True
Squamous cells are flattened, scalelike cells. T/F True
Endothelium covers and lines internal cavities such as the pleural and pericardial cavities. T/F False. Replace Endothelium with Serous membrane
The deapest layer of the epidermis is the stratum ____. Basale
The second layer of the epidermis from the basement membrane is the stratum ____. spinosum
The racheal cartilages are classified as ___ cartilage. hyaline
The shape of the external ear is maintained by ___. elastic cartilage
The reason that intervertebral disks exhibit a large amount of tensile strength to absorb shock is because they possess ____. collagen fibers
Organized groups of cells plus their intercelluar substances that have a common purpose for a(an) ____. Tissue
Give an example of loose irregular fibrous connective tissue. areolar tissue
A cartilage forming cell is known as a ____. Chondroblast
Glands which "pinch off" a portion of a cell to produce a secretion are classified as ____ glands. apocrine
The presence of lacunae, calcium salts, and blood vessels would indicate _____. osseous tissue
The reticular fiber array between muscle fiber cells in skeletal muscle is known as the ___. Endomysium
Compact bone is organized into units called ___. osteons
The organized array of myofilaments in a myofibril which forms the unit of contraction is the ____. sarcomere
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