Yellow cartilage

yellow cartilage --> elastic cartilage

A cartilage in which the cells are surrounded by a territorial capsular matrix outside of which is an interterritorial matrix containing elastic fibre networks in addition to the collagen fibres and ground substance.

Synonym: yellow cartilage.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Yellow_cartilage&oldid=64541"
First | Previous (Yellow bone marrow) | Next (Yellow corallin) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.