Cytology would be best droned as a study of _______.
The heart lies in the ________ cavity.
A structure that us composed of two or more tissues would be an __________.
What is the main, general purpose of negative feedback?
To maintain homeostasis
What term means toward the trunk on the body?
The anatomical position os characterized by all of the following except _______.
Palms turned posteriorly
A good example of a positive feedback mechanism would be ________.
Enhancement of labor contractions
Which of the following describes a parasagittal plane?
Any sagittal plane except along the midline
In which cavities are the lungs located?
Pleural, ventral, and thoracic
Which of the following systems responds to environmental stimuli?
Which of the following statements is the most correct regarding homeostatic imbalance?
It is considered the cause of the most diseases
Which of the following is NOT found in the matrix of cartilage but is in bone?
What is a vertical section through the body, dividing it into anterior and posterior regions called?
What feature characterizes columnar epithelium of the digestive tract?
Epithelial tissue ________.
Has a basement membrane
Which body cavity protects the entire central nervous system?
Pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelial __________.
Lines the respiratory tract
Matrix is composed of ________.
Fibers and ground substance
glands, such as thyroid, that secrete their products directly into the blood rather than through ducts are classified as _______.
The fiber type that gives connective tissue great tensile strength is _______.
What are the three main components of connective tissue?
Ground substance, fibers, and cells
Elect the correct statement regarding epithelial.
Stratified epithelial are present where protection from abrasion is important
Which secretory cells are commonly found wedged between simple columnar epithelial cells?
Which type of double membrane is found enclosed within the central cavity?
All of the following are examples of locations of dense connective tissue except:
Between lumbar vertebrae
Select the most correct statement concerning skin cancer.
Melanomas are rare but must be removed quickly to prevent them from metastasizing
A needle would pierce the epidermal layers of the forearm in which order?
Corneum, granulosum, spinosum, basale
Which muscles attached to the hair follicles cause goose bumps?
The _______ gland is a modified sudoriferous gland that secretes wax.
Sudoriferous glands are categorized as two distinct types. Which of the following are the two types of sweat glands?
Eccrine and apocrine