Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Dense regular and irregular connective tissue.
Difference between Dense regular and irregular connective tissue
1. In dense regular connective tissue, the collagen fibers are present in rows between many parallel bundles of fibers. Dense irregular connective tissue has fibroblasts and many fibers (mostly collagen) that are oriented differently.
2. Dense regular connective tissue occurs in dermis of skin, walls of blood vessels, lungs, bronchioles and its example are tendon and ligament. Dense irregular tissue is present in the skin.