Anatomy & Physiology Question #25


Which body structure contains collagen, fiber, proteoglycans, and chondrocytes?


  1. Bone.
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  2. Adipose.
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  3. Dense connective tissue.
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  4. Cartilage.
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  5. Blood
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The correct answer is D. Cartilage is composed of specialized cells called chondrocytes that produce a large amount of collagenous extracellular matrix.Cartilage can also be made up of chondrocytes, proteoglycans, collagen fibers. The other choices do not contain the same contents as cartilage.

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