Cartilage vs Chondrosarcoma - What's the difference?

cartilage | chondrosarcoma |


As nouns the difference between cartilage and chondrosarcoma

is that cartilage is (anatomy) a type of dense, non-vascular connective tissue, usually found at the end of joints, the rib cage, the ear, the nose, in the throat and between intervertebral disks while chondrosarcoma is a type of bone cancer, a cartilage-based tumour.

cartilage

Noun

(-)
  • (anatomy) A type of dense, non-vascular connective tissue, usually found at the end of joints, the rib cage, the ear, the nose, in the throat and between intervertebral disks.
  • Synonyms

    * gristle

    Derived terms

    * cartilaginoid * cartilaginous ----

    chondrosarcoma

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun) (wikipedia chondrosarcoma)
  • A type of bone cancer, a cartilage-based tumour.
  • Synonyms

    * enchondrosarcoma