1. or fat, is composed of adipocytes.
    Adipose tissue,
  2. adipose tissue  Its main role is
    • to store energy in the form of fat,
    • cushions 
    • insulates the body.
  3. anatomical term of adipose tissue
    for loose connective tissue
  4. is found in organs that are specialized for secretion
    Simple cuboidal epithelium
  5. example organs of  simple cuboidal epithelium
    • salivary glands
    • thyroid follicles
    • ovaries
    • kidney tubules.
  6. location of simple cuboidal epithelium
    basement membrane
  7. Blood is considered a......tissue because it has a .....
    connective, matrix
  8. The fluid portion of whole blood, its matrix, is commonly called .
  9. Cardiac muscle (heart muscle) is an ...........
    , .......muscle that is found in the walls and histological foundation of the heart, specifically the .......
    involuntary, striated , myocardium
  10. three major types of muscle
    • cardiac
    • skeletal
    • smooth
  11. skeletal muscle
    It is a form of ...... muscle tissue which is under the ........ control of the ...... nervous system.
    striated, voluntary, somatic
  12. Most skeletal muscles are attached to bones by bundles of collagen fibers known as
  13. In humans, a simple columnar epithelium lines most organs of the
    • digestive tract :stomach, small intestine, and large intestine
    • uterus
  14. stretch readily in order to accommodate fluctuation of volume of the liquid in an organ.
    transitional epithelium
  15. anatomic pathology

    Its modern founder was the Italian scientist ......... from forli.
    Giovan Battista Morgagni
  16. is a medical specialty that is concerned with the diagnosis of diseases based on the macroscopic, microscopic, biochemical, immunologic and molecular examination of organs and tissues.
    Anatomic pathology
  17. examination of whole bodies
  18. the diagnosis of disease through the laboratory analysis of bodily fluids and/or tissues.
    clinical pathology
  19. Often, pathologist practice both anatomical and clinical pathology, a combination known as
    general pathology
  20. relates to the processing, examination and diagnosis of surgical specimens by a physician trained in pathological diagnosis.
    Anatomic pathology
  21. is the division that processes the test requests more familiar to the general public; such as blood cell counts, coagulation studies, urinalysis, blood glucose level and throat cultures.
    Clinical pathology
  22. the most significant and time consuming are of practice for most anatomical pathologists.
    Surgical pathology
  23. received specialized training in determining the cause of death and other legally relevant information from the bodies of persons who died suddenly with no known medical condition, those who die from non natural causes, as well as those dying as a result of homicide, or other criminally suspicious deaths.
    Forensic pathologists
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