Ch 5 Integumentry Anatomy
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Arrector pili muscle
Eccrine sweat gland
Hair follicle receptor
Sensory nerve fiber
Apocrine sweat gland
Areolar connective tissue
What kind of tissue is in the papillary layer?
Irregular dense connective tissue
What kind of tissue is in the reticular layer?
Which layer is the adipose tissue in?
These cells actively regenerate in the deeper layers of the epidermis, but most epidermal cells are this kind.
In the stratum basale, they are pigment producing cells.
In the stratum spinosum, they ingest foreign substances and are key activators of our immune system.
Present at the epidermal-dermal junction, associated with disclike sensory nerve ending.
Which epidermal layer is NOT found in thin skin?