Bone & Cartilage

T.35 Fibrocartilage.

The fibres are predominant and are arranged in a more regular manner than hyaline or elastic cartilage. There is little ground substance. Staining shows numerous collagen fibres. It does not possess a perichondrium.

Q. Where is this tissue located in the body?

Q. What functional properties does it impart?


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