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I have this sentence in my notes

Ovary is surrounded by tunica albuginea and the cortex keeps the primordial follicles. The medulla containing CT and blood vessels develop from mesonephros.

I have these words in my mind about CT

  • tunica
  • cyto- (maybe cytotrophoblast)
  • corona (no other than corona radiata so not)

What can CT be here?

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closed as off-topic by Masi, biogirl, Memming, kmm Apr 27 '14 at 16:40

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Homework question and too easy. Please, close. – Masi Apr 27 '14 at 8:03

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I think CT is an abbreviation for connective tissue. Some examples of its use in that fashion:

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I found this as well, and it is a fact about the ovaries. – jonsca Apr 7 '14 at 20:35
Thank you for your fast answer! Yes, it makes sense. – Masi Apr 7 '14 at 20:46

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