Tissue Names And Functions

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Simple Squamous Epithelia
Diffusion and filtration 
Simple Cuboidal Epithelia
Secretion and Absorption
Simple columnar epithelia
Secretion and absorption
Pseudostratified  Columnar Epithelia
Secretion and propulsion of mucus
Stratified Squamous Epithelia
Function in protection of underlying areas subjected to abrasion
Stratified Cuboidal Epithelia
Protection
Stratified Columnar Epithelia
Secretion and protection
Transitional Epithelia
Stretches to permit the distension of the urinary bladder
Embryonic Mesenchyme
Gives rise to all connective tissues
Areolar loose connective tissue
wraps and cushions organs
Adipose loose connective tissue
Reserves food stores, insulates against heat loss
Reticular loose connective tissue
Soft internal skeleton, or stroma, that supports other cell types
Dense regular connective tissue
Attaches muscles to bone or to other muscles, and bone to bone
Dense irregular connective tissue
Structural Strength
Hyaline Cartilage
Supports, reinforces, cushions, and resists compression
Elastic Cartilage
Maintains shape and structure while allowing flexibility
Fibrocartilage
Provides tensile strength and absorbs compression shock
Bone
Supports, protects, stores calcium, minerals
Blood
Transport of respiratory gases, nutrients, and wastes
Skeletal Muscle
Voluntary movement
cardiac muscle
propels blood
Smooth muscle
Propels substances along internal passageways 
Nervous tissue
Transmits electrical signals from sensory receptors to effectors
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Adipose Loose Connective Tissue
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Areolar Loose Connective Tissue
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Blood
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Bone
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Cardiac Muscle 
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Dense Irregular Connective Tissue
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Dense Regular Connective Tissue
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Elastic Cartilage
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Fibrocartilage
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Hyaline Cartilage
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 Embryonic Mesenchyme
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Nervous Tissue
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Pseudostratified Epithelia
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Recticular Loose Connective Tissue
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Simple Columnar Epithelia
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Simple Cuboidal Epithelia
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Simple Squamous Epithelia
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Skeletal Muscle
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Smooth Muscle
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Stratified Columnar Epithelia
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Stratified Cuboidal Epithelia
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Stratified Squamous Epithelia
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Transitional Epithelia


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