The hyaline cartilaginous structures that support the bronchi, present as irregular rings in the larger bronchi (and not as regular as in the trachea), and as small plates and islands in the smaller bronchi; as the branching continues through the bronchial tree, the amount of hyaline cartilage in the walls decreases until it is absent in the smallest bronchioles[MP]. [ MP:0010988 ]

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plural term
cartilagines bronchiales

definition

The hyaline cartilaginous structures that support the bronchi, present as irregular rings in the larger bronchi (and not as regular as in the trachea), and as small plates and islands in the smaller bronchi; as the branching continues through the bronchial tree, the amount of hyaline cartilage in the walls decreases until it is absent in the smallest bronchioles[MP].

has exact synonym

bronchial trunk cartilage

bronchial cartilage ring

cartilage of bronchi

bronchus cartilage

bronchial cartilage

bronchi cartilage

cartilage of bronchial trunk

cartilagines bronchiales

id

UBERON:0001956