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Cartilage is a type of ...connective tissue.
supporting
The extracellular material of cartilage is called...
matrix.
Osteoid is not a component of ... matrix.
Cartilage
Cartilage matrix is produced by...
chondroblasts.
Cartilage cells differentiate from .. cells
mesenchymal
Cartilage cells occupy spaces in the cartilage matrix called...
lacunae
Cartilage cells synthesize and secrete ... that make up the
cartilage matrix.
glycosaminoglycans, chondronectin and the core proteins of proteoglycans, collagen and elastic fibers
Compared to chondroblasts, chondrocytes...
are older.
Compared to chondroblasts, chondrocytes are older, are less active...
metabolically
Compared to chondroblasts, chondrocytes are older, are less active metabolically and produce fewer secretory...
materials
Compared to chondrocytes, chondroblasts are more likely to
have an extensive...
G.E.R.
Compared to chondrocytes, chondroblasts are more likely to
have a well developed ... apparatus.
golgi
Compared to chondrocytes, chondroblasts are more likely to
have a prominant nucleolus and extensive ...
euchromatin
The most common type of cartilage in the human body is...
hyaline
Macroscopically, ...cartilage is bluish-white in color, glassy in
appearance, and smooth and firm to the touch.
hyaline
In routine light microscopic preparations, the collagenous fibrils in hyaline cartilage are not ...
visible.
Fibrocartilage is found in the... disks
intervertebral
Fibrocartilage is found in the... symphysis
pubic
Fibrocartilage is found in in areas where dense regular c.t. meets ... cartilage.
hyaline
The connective tissue envelope covering the surfaces of hyaline
and elastic cartilages is called...
perichondrium.
Perichondrium has an inner cellular ...
layer
Perichondrium has an
outer fibrous...
layer
Perichondrium contains blood vessels that supply the...
cartilage
The cartilages covering synovial joint surfaces are ... cartilage
hyaline
The cartilages covering synovial joint surfaces are not covered with...
perichondrium
The cartilages covering synovial joint surfaces are are supplied with nutrients by the ...fluid
synovial
Cartilage is "cheap" to maintain, but difficult to repair because its cells are not very ...
active
Cartilage is "cheap" to maintain, but difficult to repair because the dense matrix hinders diffusion of materials to and from the...
cells
Cartilage is "cheap" to maintain, but difficult to repair because it is...
avascular
In ... cartilage growth, new layers of cartilage are laid down on the surfaces of the older cartilage mass,
appositional
Appositional cartilage growth depends upon chondroblasts
derived from the cellular layer of the...
perichondrium
The presence of cell nests in a mass of cartilage indicates that it
is undergoing ... growth
interstitial
Cartilage cell nests are also called isogenous...
groups
Cartilage cell nests disappear as the cells inthe nest begin to produce cartilage...
matrix
Cartilage cell nests contain two or more ...
chondroblasts
Cartilage cell nests are also called isogenous groups because the
cells are ... in shape.
oval
Cartilage cell nests are also called isogenous groups because the
cells are...
chondroblasts
Cartilage cell nests are also called isogenous groups because the cells are derived by ... from one original chondroblast.
mitosis