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Cartilage and bone

In this chapter we will explore the histological features of bones and cartilages which are special forms of connective tissue. More.
  1. Fibrocartilage
    Fibrocartilage is a variety of cartilage that contains visible type I collagen fibers.
  2. Hyaline cartilage
    This type of cartilage has a glassy appearance.
  3. Elastic cartilage
    Elastic cartilage is characterized by the presence of abundant elastic fibers.
  4. Bone tissue
    Bone is the basic unit of the human skeletal system.
  5. Bone tissue formation
    Histological appearance of the bone tissue formation

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