Medical Definition of Gelatinous tissue

1. A type of connective tissue little differentiated beyond the mesenchymal stage; its ground substance of glycoproteins is abundant and contains fine collagenous fibres and fibroblasts; in its most characteristic form, it appears in the umbilical cord as Wharton's jelly. Synonym: gelatinous tissue. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gelatinous Tissue

gelatinizations
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gelatinous ascites
gelatinous infiltration
gelatinous lesion
gelatinous nucleus
gelatinous polyp
gelatinous scleritis
gelatinous substance
gelatinous tissue (current term)
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gelator
gelators
gelatos
gelatum
gelcap
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