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Descriptor in English: Connective Tissue
Descriptor in Spanish: Tejido Conectivo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tecido Conjuntivo
Descriptor in French: Tissu conjonctif
Entry term(s): Connective Tissues
Tissue, Connective
Tissues, Connective
Tree number(s): A10.165
Scope note: Tissue that supports and binds other tissues. It consists of CONNECTIVE TISSUE CELLS embedded in a large amount of EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX.
Annotation: inflammation: consider CELLULITIS
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Cellulitis MeSH
Collagen MeSH
DeCS UI: 3258
Descriptor UI: D003238
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Connective Tissue - Preferred
Concept UI M0005025
Scope note Tissue that supports and binds other tissues. It consists of CONNECTIVE TISSUE CELLS embedded in a large amount of EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX.
Preferred term Connective Tissue
Entry term(s) Connective Tissues
Tissue, Connective
Tissues, Connective



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