1. What is shown in the picture?
2. What function does it preform in the body?
3. Where is it located in the body?
1. Connective tissue proper: loose connective tissue, reticular.
2. Fibers form a soft internal skeleton (stroma) that supports other cells types including white blood cells, mast cells, and macrophages.
3. Lymphoid organs (lymph nodes, bone marrow, and spleen.)