capsule of lymph nodeGo to external page http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0002194
Capsule surrounding lymph node composed of connective tissue with some plain muscle fibers. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymph_node#Capsule ]
- UMLS:C0229699 (ncithesaurus:Lymph_Node_Capsule)
- Capsule surrounding lymph node composed of connective tissue with some plain muscle fibers.
- lymph node capsule
- capsula nodi lymphoidei
- from its internal surface are given off a number of membranous processes or trabeculae, consisting, in man, of connective tissue, with a small admixture of plain muscle fibers; but in many of the lower animals composed almost entirely of involuntary muscle[WP]