Classification Of Tissues- Exercise 6A


Different Types Of Body Tissues.
  
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Epithelial
 
covers surfaces
Simple Squamous Epithelium
 
single layer, flattened cells. found in linings of heart, air sacs of lungs
Simple Cubodial Epithelium
 
single layer, cubelike cells. found in kidney tubules, ovary surface
Simple Columnar Epithelium
 
single layer, tall cells, some have cilia. found in gallbladder, digestive tract
Psuedostratified Columnar Epithelium
 
single layer, differing heights, nuclei seem at different levels. found in ducts of lg glands.
Stratified squamous epithelium
 
several layers, flattened surface cells. found in esophagus, mouth, vagina.
Transitional epithelium
 
stratified squamous + stratified cuboidal. found in ureters, bladder.
Areolar connective tissue
 
cushions & protects. found in skin, surrounds blood vessels.
Adipose connective tissue
 
insulation for body. found under skin, in abdomen.
Dense regular connective tissue
 
found in tendons, ligaments.
Hyaline cartilage
 
found in ends of long bones, trachea.
Elastic cartilage
 
found in external ear.
Fibrocartilage
 
found in intervertebral discs.
Osseous tissue
 
found in bones.
Blood tissue
 
found in blood vessels.
Nervous tissue
 
found in brain, spinal cord.
Skeletal muscle
 
found in muscles attached to bones
Cardiac muscle
 
found in walls of heart.
Smooth muscle
 
found in walls of hollow organs.

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