Our Connective tissue disease Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Connective tissue disease
Definition of Connective tissue disease
Connective tissue disease: A disease (autoimmune or otherwise) that attacks the collagen or other core components of connective tissue. Lupus is a connective tissue disease.
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012
Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Need help identifying pills and medications?
Get the latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox FREE!