histology 158 tissue 158 matrix 158 ground substance 158 tissue fluid 158 extracellular fluid 158 epithelial tissue 160 basement membrane 160 goblet cell 161 connective tissue 166
mucous membrane 182 serous membrane 182 differentiation 183 hyperplasia 183 hypertrophy 183 atrophy 183 necrosis 183 apoptosis 185 regeneration 185 fibrosis 185
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This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.