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1
Q

The surface layer is primarily densely packed with what fiber?

A

collagen II

2
Q

How are chondrocytes arranged in articular cartilage?

A

in a column

3
Q

Do chondrocytes divide in articular cartilage?

A

they may

4
Q

chondrocytes will secrete what for maintenance?

A

they will secrete matrix