Histology Slides

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1. 

A) What kind of tissue is this?

B) Where can this tissue be found?

 

A) Simple Squamous Epithelium

B) Blood Vessels, Nephrons of the kidneys

 
2. 

A) What kind of tissue is this?

B) Where can this tissue be found?

C) What do they secrete?

 

A) Simple Cuboidal Eithelium

B) In regions where secretion or absorption takes place,l such as the kidney.

C) enzymes

 
3. 

The hollow space where blood flows or nutriets are passes through is called?

 

The Lumen

 
4. 

A) What kind of tissue is this?

B) Where can this tissue be found?

 

A) Simple Columnar Epithelium

B) Lining of Stomach, intestine, urinary tubes, etc..

 
5. 

What is the function of a goblet cell?

 

To create and secrete mucus

 
6. 

A) What kind of tissue is this?

B) Where can this tissue be found?

C) What is its function?

 

A) pseudostratified columnar epithelium

B) trachea, bronchi

C) The cilia filter irritants out of the throat

 
7. 

What does t.s. stand for?

 

transverse section

 
8. 

A) What kind of tissue is this?

B) Where can this tissue be found?

 

A) Stratified Squamous Epithelium


B) Dermis of the skin

 
9. 

What are Dermal Papillae?


What do they do?

 

small ridge like extentions of the dermis


They increase the surface area between the dermis and epidermis which increases transfer of nutrients and waste products

 
10. 

What is Keratin and what is its function?

 

extremely strong protein which is a major component in skin, hair, nails, hooves, horns, and teeth, provides a protective barrier

 
11. 

A) What kind of tissue is this?

B) Where can this tissue be found?

 

A) Transitional epithelium

B) Can be found in the bladder. flattens or expands

 
12. 

What layer of skin is this?

 

Stratum Corneum

 
13. 

What layer of skin is this?

 

Stratum Granulosum

 
14. 

What layer of skin is this?

 

Stratum Lucidum

 
15. 

What layer of skin is this?

 

Stratum Spinosum

 
16. 

What layer of skin is this?

 

stratum basale

 
17. 

What kind of tissue is this?

 

Areolar Connective Tissue

 
18. 

What are the big black dots in Aerolar Connective Tissue?

 

Mast cells

 
19. 

What are the stringy things in Aerolar Connective Tissue?

 

Collagen fibers

 
20. 

What kind of tissue is this?

 

dense regular connective tissue

 
21. 

What kind of connective tissue?

 

Hyaline Cartilage

 
22. 

Where is hyaline cartilage found?

 

The articular ends of bones

 
23. 

Why is there an abundance of chondrocytes in hyaline cartilage

 

because they produce cartilage

 
24. 

What kind of connective tissue is this?

 

fibrocartilage

 
25. 

What kind of tissue is this?

 

Skeletal Muscle

 
26. 

what kind of tissue is this?

 

Cardiac muscle