A&P I - Epithelia, CT, Cartilage, & Muscles

  1. Simple squamous epithelium
    Alveoli (air sacs of lungs), lining blood vessels, serosa, Bowman's capsule in the kidneys
  2. Simple cuboidal epithelium
    Kidney tubules, surface of ovaries, small sweat glands
  3. Simple columnar epithelium
    Stomach lining/digestive tract; associated with goblet cells
  4. Pseudostratified columnar epithelium
    Trachea; ciliated
  5. Stratified squamous epithelium
    • Keratinizing: skin
    • Nonkeratinizing: esophagus, vagina, mouth
  6. Stratified cuboidal epithelium
    Large sweat glands, salivary glands, mammary glands
  7. Stratified columnar epithelium
  8. Transitional epithelium
    Bladder, ureters
  9. Areolar CT
    Upper epithelia of body, white blood cells
  10. Adipose CT
    Breasts, heart, eyeballs
  11. Reticular CT
    Spleen, lymph nodes, bone marrow; "Bonzai Trees"
  12. Dense regular CT
    Tendons, ligaments, joints that bend in one way (ex: knee)
  13. Dense irregular CT
    Dermis of skin, joints
  14. Dense elastic CT
    Aorta, large arteries
  15. Hyaline cartilage
    Nose, costal cartilages of ribs, youthful skeleton, trachea, all joints
  16. Elastic cartilage
    External ear, epiglottis
  17. Fibrocartilage
    Pubic symphisis, intervertebral discs, knee
  18. Osseous tissue
    Bones (ex: femur, humerus)
  19. Blood
    Blood vessels, arteries, veins, capillaries
  20. Nervous tissue
    Brain, spinal cord, nerves
  21. Skeletal muscle
    Multinucleated (ex: biceps brachii)
  22. Cardiac muscle
    Single nucleus, less striated (ex: heart)
  23. Smooth muscle
    Not striated, moves food through digestive tract (ex: intestines)
Card Set
A&P I - Epithelia, CT, Cartilage, & Muscles
A&P I - Tissues