Histology Sec 6 Cartilage

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  1. How many types of cartilage are there? What are they?
    • Hyaline
    • fibrocartilage
    • Elastic cartilage
  2. Where is the typical hyline cartilage found?
    • costal cartilage
    • articular cartilage of movable joints
    • trachea
    • epiphyseal plate
  3. Where is fibrocartilage found?
    • Tendon insertions
    • IV discs
  4. Where is elastic cartilage found?
    external ear and epiglottis
  5. What is the feature of cartilage?
    • supporting framework of some organs
    • articulating surfaces
    • growth template for long bones
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Histology Sec 6 Cartilage
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2012-12-03 00:40:26
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