Capsule surrounding lymph node composed of connective tissue with some plain muscle fibers. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymph_node#Capsule ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, human_reference_atlas

definition
  • Capsule surrounding lymph node composed of connective tissue with some plain muscle fibers.
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/92/Lymphknoten_(Schwein).jpg
has exact synonym
  • lymph node capsule
  • capsula nodi lymphoidei
id
  • UBERON:0002194
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_9606
taxon notes
  • 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]