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Elastic Cartilage MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Elastic Cartilage
Tree Number(s)
A02.165.257
A10.165.382.300
Unique ID
D051472
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D051472
Annotation
ELASTIC TISSUE is also available
Scope Note
A type of CARTILAGE whose matrix contains ELASTIC FIBERS and elastic lamellae, in addition to the normal components of HYALINE CARTILAGE matrix. Elastic cartilage is found in the EXTERNAL EAR; EUSTACHIAN TUBE; EPIGLOTTIS; and LARYNX.
Previous Indexing
Cartilage (1967-2005)
Cartilage, Articular (1986-2005)
Public MeSH Note
2006
History Note
2006
Date Established
2006/01/01
Date of Entry
2005/06/30
Elastic Cartilage Preferred
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