Areolar Connective tissue:
Most widespread type of C.T Proper:
Structure: gell-like matrix with all three fiber types, cells: fibroblasts, macrophates and some white blood cells.
Functions: Support/bind other tissues, wraps/cushions organs, holding body fluids (interstital fluid), Defending from infections-important in inflammation, and storing nutrients as fats
Location: Underlies almost ALL the epithelia, Surrounds almost all small nerves, blood/capilaries
Contains all three fibers: collagen, elastic and reticular produced by Fibroblasts (since it's C.T proper)