adrenal capsule

adrenal capsule

(1) The fibroserosal tissue covering the adrenal gland.
(2) An invalid synonym of adrenal gland.
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Cell lineage analyses using genetically engineered mice have shown that some progenitor cells in the adrenal capsule generate ZG cells [9], which develop further into ZF cells [10].
Wang P, Zhang G, Yang T, "Allotransplantation of Fetal Adrenal Capsules for Treating Steroid Deficiency", Zhonghua Wai Ke Za Zhi, 1996, Dec.