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Connective tissue (CT) is one of the four types of biological tissue that support, connect, or separate different types of tissues and organs in the body. It develops  ...

connective tissue | Britannica.com

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Connective tissue, group of tissues in the body that maintains the form of the body and its organs and provides cohesion and internal support. The connective  ...

Connective Tissue - SIU School of Medicine

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Apr 29, 2015 ... OVERVIEW of Connective Tissue. Connective tissue forms a framework upon which epithelial tissue rests and within which nerve tissue and ...

Connective Tissue Disorders: MedlinePlus

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Connective tissue is the material inside your body that supports many of its parts. It is the "cellular glue" that gives your tissues their shape and helps keep them ...

Overview of Autoimmune Disorders of Connective Tissue - Bone ...

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Many autoimmune disorders affect connective tissue in a variety of organs. Connective tissue is the structural tissue that gives strength to joints, tendons, ...

Connective Tissue: Types, Functions & Disorders - Video & Lesson ...

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Dec 3, 2014 ... Connective tissue is an essential part of a body. It helps hold our body together, supports other tissues and even transports substances. Learn...

Connective Tissue Disease: Get Information on Treatments

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Nov 6, 2015 ... Read about causes, symptoms, types, and diagnosis of connective tissue diseases like systemic lupus, scleroderma, polymyositis, ...

Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue - National Institute of ...

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Some other connective tissue problems are not directly linked to mutations in tissue-building genes, although some people may be genetically predisposed to  ...

Fast Facts About Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue

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More than 200 heritable disorders of connective tissue (HDCTs) affect the tissues between the cells of your body. The disorders are called “heritable,” because ...

Connective Tissue - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health

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Supporting tissue that surrounds other tissues and organs. Specialized connective tissue includes bone, cartilage, blood, and fat.

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Connective Tissue Types and Examples - Biology - About.com

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Connective tissue supports and binds other tissues of the body. Examples of connective tissue include adipose, cartilage, bone, tendons, and blood.

Connective Tissue Disease: Types, Symptoms, Causes - WebMD

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Learn more from WebMD about connective tissue disease, including symptoms and causes of various forms.

Connective Tissue - Biology Encyclopedia - cells, body, function ...

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The human body is composed of just four basic kinds of tissue: nervous, muscular, epithelial, and connective tissue. Connective tissue is the most abundant, ...