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Descriptor English: Connective Tissue
Descriptor Spanish: Tejido Conectivo
Descriptor Portuguese: Tecido Conjuntivo
Descriptor French: Tissu conjonctif
Entry term(s): Connective Tissues
Tissue, Connective
Tissues, Connective
Tree number(s): A10.165
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003238
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
Entry Combination: cytology:Connective Tissue Cells
Related: Cellulitis MeSH
Collagen MeSH
DeCS ID: 3258
Unique ID: D003238
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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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