Tissue
Definition of Tissue:
(TISH-oo) A group or layer of cells that are alike and that work together to perform a specific function.

An anatomical structure consisting of similarly specialized cells and intercellular matrix, aggregated according to genetically determined spatial relationships, performing a specific function. (NCI)

An anatomical structure consisting of similarly specialized cells and intercellular matrix, aggregated according to genetically determined spatial relationships, performing a specific function.
Tissue is part of the Anatomic Structure System or Substance group
Related Terms
Adrenal Gland Tissue
Bladder Tissue
Choristoma
Connective and Soft Tissue
Esophageal Tissue
Gastric Tissue
Gingiva
Intestinal Wall Tissue
Lung Tissue
Mammary Gland Tissue
Membrane
Mesothelium
Nerve Tissue, Neuroepithelial Tissue, and Nerve Sheaths
Parametrium
Parathyroid Gland Tissue
Parenchyma
Penis Erectile Tissue
Prostatic Tissue
Renal Tissue
Retina Layer
Salivary Gland Tissue
Submucosa
Thymic Tissue
Thyroid Gland Tissue