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Term:
loose connective tissue (UBERON:0011825)
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dense irregular connective tissue +  
loose connective tissue +  
Irregular connective tissue, the intercellular matrix of which contains a sparse irregular network of collagen and elastic fiber bundles. Examples: areolar tissue, neuroglial tissue, mucoid tissue.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: textus connectivus collagenosus laxus ;   textus connectivus laxus
Xrefs: FMA:19783 ;   NCIT:C33007 ;   UMLS:C1253917 ;   Wikipedia:Loose_connective_tissue
Definition Sources: FMA:19783

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