Are groups of similar cells that carry out a common function.
The study of tissues and their relationship within organ is called
An extracellular matrix is virtually nonexistent in which tissue types
A thin extracellular layer upon which an epithelium rest is called and
True or False: Epithelial tissue products, binds together and supports organs.
The majority of glands are composed of
- Epithelial tissue
Which three statements correctly describe epithelial tissue?
- It is richly innervated
- It lacks blood vessels
- It has a high regeneration apacity
Identify which option is Not a function of epithelial tissue
- Muscular contraction
- Secretion of hormones
- Physical protection of organs
- Controlling permeability
Which type of epithelium is one cell layer thick?
Which option best explains the ability of epithelial tissue to repair themselves?
- High Regeneration capacity
What type of epithelium contains cells able to withstand a significant amount of stretch?
which three are functions of the basement membrane?
- Provides physical support
- Acts as a barrier
- Anchors the epithelium to connective tissue
Which of the following are functions of epithelial tissue
- Physical protection
- Selective permeability