Flashcards in C.T. Classification Deck (11)
w/in this 2nd tissue type we have 4 types of C.T. classifications. what are they?
1. soft solid
2. firm solid
3. rigid solid
there are two types of soft connective tissue. name them
1. C.T. Proper
2. Specialized C.T.
what is in the C.T. Proper?
1. loose C.T. which is deep to the epithelium and serves as a padding
2. dense C.T. which is deep to loose C.T. (tightly bound)
loose C.T. in oral cavity is which layer?
papillary layer, which is b/low the epithelium
dense C.T. is tightly packed w/many fibers and provides what for the tissues?
what are the specialized C.T.?
which are the most common?
fat tissue; very little blood flow
e.g. vocal chords
elastic is going to have a lot of what kind of fibers?