CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon
MyQuestionIcon
Question

What are the functions of areolar tissue?

Open in App
Solution

Areolar tissue:

  1. It is a type of loose connective tissue.
  2. It contains fibroblasts, macrophages, and mast cells.

Functions of areolar tissue:

  1. It acts as a support structure for the epithelium.
  2. Mast cells aid in the prevention of infection.
  3. Provides a protective framework that supports and keeps important structures in place.

flag
Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
66
mid-banner-image
mid-banner-image
similar_icon
Related Videos
thumbnail
lock
Animal Tissues
BIOLOGY
Watch in App