Connective Tissue (Ch.4 Histology)

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Connective Tissue (has 3 components)

  1. Protein Fibers
  2. Ground substance
  3. Fluid
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3 types of protein fibers

  1. Collagen (flexible but doesn't stretch)
  2. Reticular (short collagen fibers that branch)
  3. Elastic fibers (stretched)
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Functions of Connective Tissue

separate, move, support, store, transport, and protect

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Loose (areolar)

look like lines

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Reticular

dark stained fibers

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Adipose

desert like

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Dense irregular

thick collagen fibers in many different directions

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Dense regular

thick collagen fibers in the same direction

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Dense collagenous

separated by free space, patchy and blocky like waved

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Dense elastic

zigzaggy long stretchy waves

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Hyline cartilage

repeated cartilage (acorns)

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Fibrocartilage

waves with acorns

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Elastic cartilage

lil waves

  • has a central canal (bulls eye)
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Bone

looks like a tree cut down

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Blood

flows everywhere

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Erythrocyte

red blood cells

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Leukocyte

white blood cells

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Osteo

bone

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blasts

produce

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clasts

break

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cyte

maintain

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  1. elastic fiber (thin)
  2. fibroblasts (balls)
  3. collagen fiber (thick)
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Lunca

small white free space in circle

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Chondrocyte Lucuna

brown thing in cell

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Chondrocyte

is inside of the lucuna