Cartilage tissue that is flexible and contains abundant elastic fibers. [ VSAO:0000091 http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0051070 http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/go/references/0000034 PSPUB:0000170 ]

Synonyms: yellow elastic cartilage elastic cartilage yellow elastic cartilage tissue elastic cartilage tissue

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/ca/Gray904.png

external definition

Cartilage tissue that is flexible and contains abundant elastic fibers.[VSAO]

Cartilage (tissue) which consists of chondrocytes and collagen, the intercellular matrix of which consists of elastic fibers[FMA:64785].

external ontology notes

MA has a distinct class for yellow

has related synonym

reticular cartilage

yellow cartilage

id

UBERON:0001996