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cartilaginous

 [kahr″tĭ-laj´ĭ-nus]
consisting of or of the nature of cartilage.

car·ti·lag·i·nous

(kar'ti-laj'i-nŭs),
Relating to or consisting of cartilage.
Synonym(s): chondral

cartilaginous

(kär′tl-ăj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or consisting of cartilage.
2. Having a skeleton consisting mainly of cartilage.
3. Having the texture of cartilage; firm and tough, yet flexible.

cartilaginous

adjective Referring to or composed of cartilage.

car·ti·lag·i·nous

(kahr-ti-laj'i-nŭs)
Relating to or consisting of cartilage.
Synonym(s): chondral.

cartilaginous

Of, pertaining to, or formed in, CARTILAGE.
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Grillo, "Cartilaginous tumors of the larynx and trachea," Radiologic Clinics of North America, vol.
The way in which cartilaginous tumors arise at some sites in the head and neck is puzzling.
The clinical and radiological diagnosis of cartilaginous tumors of the base of the skull.
The exact histogenesis of extraskeletal cartilaginous tumors is obscure, with three leading hypotheses presented in literature.
Cartilaginous tumors are rare in the head and neck region.
In conclusion, an integrated clinical-pathologic diagnosis helps to clarify the nature of extraskeletal cartilaginous tumors that can arise at an unusual anatomic site.
(5.) Erlemann R: Benign cartilaginous tumors. Radiology 2001; 41: 548-559.
Magnetic resonance imaging of cartilaginous tumors: is it useful or necessary?
Intracranial chondromas are rare, benign, cartilaginous tumors that constitute about .2 to .3% of all primary intracranial tumors.
INTRODUCTION: Cartilaginous tumors of the head and neck are rare.
Expression of membrane type 1 matrix metalloproteinase, matrix metalloproteinase 2 and tissue inhibitor of metallo-proteinase 2 in human cartilaginous tumors with special emphasison mesenchymal and dedifferentiated chondrosarcoma.