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Descriptor in English: Hyaline Cartilage
Descriptor in Spanish: Cartílago Hialino
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cartilagem Hialina
Descriptor in French: Cartilage hyalin
Entry term(s): Cartilage, Hyaline
Cartilages, Hyaline
Hyaline Cartilages
Tree number(s): A02.165.407
A10.165.382.400
Scope note: A type of CARTILAGE characterized by a homogenous amorphous matrix containing predominately TYPE II COLLAGEN and ground substance. Hyaline cartilage is found in ARTICULAR CARTILAGE; COSTAL CARTILAGE; LARYNGEAL CARTILAGES; and the NASAL SEPTUM.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
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
History Note: 2006
DeCS UI: 50350
Descriptor UI: D051457
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2014/06/13
Hyaline Cartilage - Preferred
Concept UI M0480577
Scope note A type of CARTILAGE characterized by a homogenous amorphous matrix containing predominately TYPE II COLLAGEN and ground substance. Hyaline cartilage is found in ARTICULAR CARTILAGE; COSTAL CARTILAGE; LARYNGEAL CARTILAGES; and the NASAL SEPTUM.
Preferred term Hyaline Cartilage
Entry term(s) Cartilage, Hyaline
Cartilages, Hyaline
Hyaline Cartilages



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