Wharton`s jelly


Wharton`s jelly
왈톤젤리

English-Korean animal medical dictionary. 2013.

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  • Wharton's jelly — is a gelatinous substance within the umbilical cord, composed of cells that originate in the original egg and sperm of conception. It is largely made up of mucopolysaccharides (hyaluronic acid and chondroitin sulfate). As a mucous tissue it… …   Wikipedia

  • Wharton's jelly — n a soft connective tissue that occurs in the umbilical cord and consists of large stellate fibroblasts and a few wandering cells and macrophages embedded in a homogeneous jellylike intercellular substance …   Medical dictionary

  • Wharton's jelly — Viscous hyaluronic acid rich jelly found in the umbilical cord …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Wharton's jelly — the mesoderm tissue of the umbilical cord, which becomes converted to a loose jelly like mesenchyme surrounding the umbilical blood vessels …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • wharton's jelly — noun Usage: usually capitalized W : a soft connective tissue that occurs in the umbilical cord and consists of large stellate fibroblasts and a few wandering cells and macrophages embedded in a homogeneous jellylike intercellular substance …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wharton duct jelly (gelatin) — Whar·ton duct, jelly (gelatin) (hworґtən) [Thomas Wharton, English physician and anatomist, 1614–1673] see ductus submandibularis, and see under jelly …   Medical dictionary

  • Студень Вартонов (Wharton 'S Jelly) — эмбриональная соединительная (слизистая) ткань пупочного канатика, окружающая пупочные кровеносные сосуды. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • jelly of wharton — ˈhwȯrtən also ˈwȯ Usage: usually capitalized W Etymology: after Thomas Wharton died 1673 English anatomist : wharton s jelly …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wharton's duct — Whar·ton s duct (h)wȯrt ənz n the duct of the submandibular gland that opens into the mouth on a papilla at the side of the frenulum of the tongue Wharton Thomas (1614 1673) British anatomist. Wharton was a physician attached to St. Thomas s… …   Medical dictionary

  • jelly — 1. A semisolid tremulous compound usually containing some form of gelatin in aqueous solution. 2. SYN: jellyfish. [L. gelo, to freeze] box j. SYN: Chiropsalmus quadrumanus. cardiac j. term introduced by C.L. Davis for the …   Medical dictionary

  • Wharton — Thomas, English anatomist and physician, 1614–1673. See W. duct, W. jelly …   Medical dictionary