Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321743261
ISBN 13: 978-0-32174-326-8

Chapter 4 - Tissue: The Living Fabric - Review Questions - Page 149: 15a


Areolar loose connective tissue

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Areolar loose connective tissue is a connective tissue proper. It has a gel-like matrix that has all three fiber types. Thus, it wraps and cushions organs. It is also found under most epithelia of the body because of its cushioning properties.
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