Dictionary » Y » Yellow cartilage

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.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 2,183 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link