Anatomytissue - Ligaments Fascia Reticular Tissue 5/8/11...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/8/11 Nervous Tissue Neurons transmit information Consist of neurons/nerve cells Purpose: transmit information from one neuron to another, from neuron to muscle or sensory receptors to other neural structures
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5/8/11 Connective tissue (Support) Types: Areolar – Elastic, supports organs, between muscles Adipose – cells with fat Fibrous – binds structures together White – strong, dense, found in ligaments, fascia Yellow – firm, flexible, found in trachea, bronchi passages Lymphoid – tonsils, adenoids, lymph nodes
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5/8/11 Connective tissue (3 main types) 1. Loose Connective Tissue Areolar tissue Adipose tissue
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5/8/11 Connective tissue 2. Dense Connective Tissue Tendons
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Unformatted text preview: Ligaments Fascia Reticular Tissue 5/8/11 Connective tissue 3. Special Connective Tissue Cartilage Hyaline (joint surfaces) Elastic (ext. auditory meatus, epiglottis, eustachian tube Fibrocartilage (intervertebral discs) Bone Dense/compact 5/8/11 Tissue Continued Fascia surrounds organs, sheetlike membrane Ligaments Visceral ligaments bind organs together Skeletal ligaments bind bone to bone Tendons attach muscle to bone or cartilage Joints join bone to bone, cartilage 5/8/11 Muscular tissue Striated (skeletal, voluntary, somatic) Smooth (involuntary, autonomic) Cardiac (involuntary, autonomic)...
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This note was uploaded on 05/08/2011 for the course HSLS 213 taught by Professor Kim during the Fall '09 term at Ohio University- Athens.

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