Cell Response to Stress and Injury - Dr. Esraa Moneer
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Cell Response to Stress and Injury - Dr. Esraa Moneer

Learn about the ways in which disease processes can impact the structure and function of cells and tissues. This quiz covers topics such as the structure of normal cells, types of cellular responses to injury, and different types of cellular adaptation.

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What is the term for an increase in the number of cells in an organ or tissue?

Hyperplasia

Which type of hyperplasia happens in an organ after partial resection or due to hormonal stimuli like during puberty?

Compensatory hyperplasia

Which type of atrophy may occur in tissue or structures present in embryos or childhood during growth and developmental processes?

Physiological atrophy

What is the term for shrinkage in the size of a cell, with or without accompanying shrinkage of the organ or tissue?

<p>Atrophy</p> Signup and view all the answers

What term describes a reversible change where one mature cell type is replaced by another mature cell type?

<p>Metaplasia</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which type of hypertrophy results from chronic stressors on cells?

<p>Pathologic hypertrophy</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the term for an increase in the size of cells without an increase in cell number?

<p>Hypertrophy</p> Signup and view all the answers

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