Reticular Connective Tissue


Reticular tissue is an interlacing network of connective tissue which helps forms the stroma (supporting framework) of many organs. Shown here is a lymph node; the technique of phase contrast has been used to make the reticular fibers more prominent.

(Press BACK button on browser to return)


Dr. Sullivan's Departmental Page

Copyright 2001 Dennis Sullivan, MD - All RIGHTS RESERVED

Cedarville University, 251 N. Main Street, Cedarville, OH 45314, USA  1-800-CEDARVILLE

Last updated: July 10, 2001.