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Anatomy and Physiology The Integumentary System
Functions of skin
Protective elements of skin
Thermoregulation
Vitamin D synthesis
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
Controls internal temp
You need Vitamin D to absorb calcium
Functions of skin
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Protective elements of skin
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
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Anatomy and Physiology The Integumentary System
Functions of skin
Protective elements of skin
Thermoregulation
Vitamin D synthesis
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
Controls internal temp
You need Vitamin D to absorb calcium
Functions of skin
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Protective elements of skin
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
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Integumentary System Terms & Anatomy
Constrict
Dermis
Dilate
Hair follicle
Squeeze, compress; restrict the freedom of
the deeper of the two major layers of the skin, composed of d…
to make larger; expand
a small tubular cavity containing the root of a hair
Constrict
Squeeze, compress; restrict the freedom of
Dermis
the deeper of the two major layers of the skin, composed of d…
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Anatomy- Integumentary system
Integumentary system contains (6 things)
Integumentary system functions (7)
2 parts of integumentary system
Cutaneous membrane parts (2)
Skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, oil glands, and mammary glands
protection, synthesis and storage of lipid reserves, sensory…
Cutaneous membrane (skin)... and accessory structures (hair, nai…
Epidermis ... Dermis
Integumentary system contains (6 things)
Skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, oil glands, and mammary glands
Integumentary system functions (7)
protection, synthesis and storage of lipid reserves, sensory…
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Integumentary System Anatomy
integument
epidermis
dermis
subcutaneous
a covering
Outer-most layer of skin composed of dead cells
middle layer of skin which contains blood vessels, hair folli…
beneath the skin
integument
a covering
epidermis
Outer-most layer of skin composed of dead cells
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Anatomy - Chapter 5 -Integumentary System
avascular
sebaceous gland
sebum
Langerhans cells
without blood vessels or blood supply - see epidermis
Oil glands of the skin
oily substance secreted by sebaceous glands
cells that are part of the immune system found in the epiderm…
avascular
without blood vessels or blood supply - see epidermis
sebaceous gland
Oil glands of the skin
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ANATOMY | integumentary system
functions of integumentary
skin structure
Layers of Epidermis
Stratum basal
- protection from the environment-the skin is the superficial…
stratum basal, spinosum, granulosum, lucidum, corneum
(basement) attached to basement membrane, contains stem cells…
functions of integumentary
- protection from the environment-the skin is the superficial…
skin structure
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Integumentary System Anatomy
epidermis
dermis
adipose
keratin
Outer-most layer of skin composed of dead cells
middle layer of skin which contains blood vessels, hair folli…
fat
protein that makes up non-living cells of the integumentary s…
epidermis
Outer-most layer of skin composed of dead cells
dermis
middle layer of skin which contains blood vessels, hair folli…
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ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY -INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM
Integumentary system
Structure of the skin
Epidermis
Dermis
Is the largest organ of the body. Comprizes the skin and acce…
Skin has 3 layers:... -Epidermis (superficial layer)... -Dermis (…
Superficial layer of the skin
Layer of the skin that contain blood vessels, nerves and glands
Integumentary system
Is the largest organ of the body. Comprizes the skin and acce…
Structure of the skin
Skin has 3 layers:... -Epidermis (superficial layer)... -Dermis (…
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Anatomy Integumentary System
4 types of membranes
main functions of serous membranes
the serous membrane secretes watery se…
serous membranes consist of
serous ... mucous... synovial... cutaneous
line body cavities that *lack openings to the outside... form in…
lubricate
a layer of simple squamous and loose connective tissue
4 types of membranes
serous ... mucous... synovial... cutaneous
main functions of serous membranes
line body cavities that *lack openings to the outside... form in…
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Human Anatomy: Integumentary System
Epidermis
Dermis
Hypodermis
Stratum basale
Identify the region.
Identify the region.
Identify the region.
Identify the stratum.
Epidermis
Identify the region.
Dermis
Identify the region.
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Anatomy - Integumentary System
Integumentary System
Epidermis
Dermis
Subcutaneous
Skin and the accessory organs (sweat & oil glands, hairs, nai…
- dead skin cells... - Most superficial layer of the skin
Fibrous tissue where sweat glands, hair root and nerves
Under the skin
Integumentary System
Skin and the accessory organs (sweat & oil glands, hairs, nai…
Epidermis
- dead skin cells... - Most superficial layer of the skin
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Integumentary System Anatomy
Stratum Granulosum
Stratum Lucidum
Stratum Spinosum
Stratum Corneum
Stratum Granulosum
Stratum Lucidum
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Anatomy Chapter 6 Integumentary System
Integumentary System
epidermis
dermis
basement membrane
The skin, the largest organ in the body by weight and various…
The outer layer of skin. Is composed of stratified squamous e…
Inner layer of skin. Is thicker than the epidermis, and it in…
a layer that anchors the epidermis to the dermis and separate…
Integumentary System
The skin, the largest organ in the body by weight and various…
epidermis
The outer layer of skin. Is composed of stratified squamous e…
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Anatomy and Physiology: Integumentary System
Stratum corneum
Stratum Lucidum
Stratum granulosum
Stratum spinosum
Most superficial layer; 20-30 layers of dead cells, essential…
Visible only in thick skin, is a thin translucent band just a…
Typically five layers of flattened cells, organelles deterior…
Several layers of keratinocytes unified by desmosomes. Cells…
Stratum corneum
Most superficial layer; 20-30 layers of dead cells, essential…
Stratum Lucidum
Visible only in thick skin, is a thin translucent band just a…
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Anatomy and Physiology The Integumentary System
Functions of skin
Protective elements of skin
Thermoregulation
Vitamin D synthesis
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
Controls internal temp
You need Vitamin D to absorb calcium
Functions of skin
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Protective elements of skin
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
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Anatomy Chapter 5 Integumentary System
Integumentary System
Epidermis
Dermis
Basement membrane
The skin, the largest organ in the body by weight and various…
The outer and thinner region of the skin. Is composed of stra…
Inner layer of skin. Is thicker than the epidermis, and it in…
a layer that anchors the epidermis to the dermis and separate…
Integumentary System
The skin, the largest organ in the body by weight and various…
Epidermis
The outer and thinner region of the skin. Is composed of stra…
38 terms
ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY -INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM
Integumentary system
Structure of the skin
Epidermis
Dermis
Is the largest organ of the body. Comprizes the skin and acce…
Skin has 3 layers:... -Epidermis (superficial layer)... -Dermis (…
Superficial layer of the skin
Layer of the skin that contain blood vessels, nerves and glands
Integumentary system
Is the largest organ of the body. Comprizes the skin and acce…
Structure of the skin
Skin has 3 layers:... -Epidermis (superficial layer)... -Dermis (…
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Anatomy I: Integumentary System
Layers of the Integumentary System
Cells of the Epidermis
Epidermial Cell Layers
Accessory Organs of the Skin
Epidermis, Dermis, Hypodermis
Steve: Stem cells... May: Melanocytes... Love: Langeran's cells... Mr.…
Corny: Stratum Corneum... Lovers: Stratum Lucidum... Grant: Stratum…
Hair, Nails, Glands
Layers of the Integumentary System
Epidermis, Dermis, Hypodermis
Cells of the Epidermis
Steve: Stem cells... May: Melanocytes... Love: Langeran's cells... Mr.…
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Anatomy: Integumentary System
Functions of skin
Skin Aids in..
Skin Sensations
Layers of Skin
protects deeper tissues from damage... mechanical... bacterial... regu…
temperature regulation... excretion of urea and water
touch... pressure... temperature... pain
epidermis... dermis... hypodermis
Functions of skin
protects deeper tissues from damage... mechanical... bacterial... regu…
Skin Aids in..
temperature regulation... excretion of urea and water
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Anatomy - Integumentary System (Lab)
Stratum corneum
Stratum lucidum
Stratum granulosum
Stratum spinosum
A
B
C
D
Stratum corneum
A
Stratum lucidum
B
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Anatomy Skin (The Integumentary System)
Hair Shaft
Eccrine Sweat Glands
Sebaceous Gland
Dermis
The portion projecting from the scalp surface.
Glands distributed all over the body that produce clear persp…
Found nearly all over the skin, except the palms of the hands…
the thick layer of living tissue below the epidermis that for…
Hair Shaft
The portion projecting from the scalp surface.
Eccrine Sweat Glands
Glands distributed all over the body that produce clear persp…
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Anatomy Integumentary system
Major Functions of the skin
Function of the epidermis
Layers of the epidermis in order
In which layer cell growth occurs
-Protects deeper tissue from mechanical damage, chemical dama…
Protective layer that provideds a waterproof barrier and crea…
Top to bottom:... -EPIDERMIS... *Stratum Corneum... *Stratum Lucidum…
Stratum basale
Major Functions of the skin
-Protects deeper tissue from mechanical damage, chemical dama…
Function of the epidermis
Protective layer that provideds a waterproof barrier and crea…
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Anatomy(L): Integumentary system
integument system
epidermis
stratum corneum
stratum basale
dermis, epidermis, subcutaneous layer
4 layers: thin... 5 layers: thick (+lucidum)
most superficial layer (20-30 layers)
deepest layer (usually one layer)
integument system
dermis, epidermis, subcutaneous layer
epidermis
4 layers: thin... 5 layers: thick (+lucidum)
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anatomy: Integumentary System (Skin)
integumentary system
dermatology
skin
epidermis
the skin and its accessory structures that guard the body's p…
the medical specialty dealing with diseases of the skin
the external covering of the body consisting of a superficial…
the superficial, thinner layer of skin, composed of keratiniz…
integumentary system
the skin and its accessory structures that guard the body's p…
dermatology
the medical specialty dealing with diseases of the skin
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Anatomy: Integumentary System Vocabulary
Functions of the Integumentary System
Epidermis
Keratinocyte Location
Keratin
protection from dehydration and invasion, temperature regulat…
top layer of skin, 5 layers
most of the epidermis cells. Produce keratin
protein that helps waterproof the skin
Functions of the Integumentary System
protection from dehydration and invasion, temperature regulat…
Epidermis
top layer of skin, 5 layers
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Anatomy #3 Integumentary System
Integumentary system (protection)
Protection in 3 ways
Chemical (protection)
Physical (protection)
the body's internal living tissues and organs
Chemical ... Physical... Biological
sebum, and melanin (all antibacterial)
hardened keratinized and lipid-rich surface
Integumentary system (protection)
the body's internal living tissues and organs
Protection in 3 ways
Chemical ... Physical... Biological
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Anatomy Integumentary System
Collagen
Arrector Pili
Melanin
Papillae
Creates the various directions of cleavage lines in the skin,…
Contraction causes hair to stand on end known as "goose bumps"
Produced by melanocytes; absorbs some UV rays
Projections of the epidermis that produce fingerprints and fo…
Collagen
Creates the various directions of cleavage lines in the skin,…
Arrector Pili
Contraction causes hair to stand on end known as "goose bumps"
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Integumentary System (microscopic anatomy)
Layers of epidermis (in order from bot…
Functions of epidermis
Stratum basale
Stratum spinosum
Stratum basale... Stratum spinosum... Stratum granulosum... Stratum lu…
Protection... Regulation of body temperature ... Excretion... Producti…
bottom layer, cells actively dividing, contains Merkel cells…
contains intermediate filaments made of prekeratin, several l…
Layers of epidermis (in order from bot…
Stratum basale... Stratum spinosum... Stratum granulosum... Stratum lu…
Functions of epidermis
Protection... Regulation of body temperature ... Excretion... Producti…
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Anatomy - Integumentary System
Aids in absorption of calcium & phosph…
-50+... -Darker skin... -Living in northern…
Protection, Temperature Regulation, Vi…
Can Loud Girls Sing Bass
Importance of vitamin D
Reasons for vitamin D deficiency
5 major functions of skin
Pneumonic for layers of epidermis
Aids in absorption of calcium & phosph…
Importance of vitamin D
-50+... -Darker skin... -Living in northern…
Reasons for vitamin D deficiency
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Anatomy & Physiology of the Integumentary System
cutaneous membrane
hair
integument
integumentary system
...
...
cutaneous membrane
hair
...
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Anatomy & Physiology: The Integumentary System
What are the two distinct regions of t…
Epidermis
Dermis
Keratin
Epidermis and dermis
Superficial region of skin. Made up of keratinized stratified…
Deep region of skin. Made up of dense irregular connective ti…
Produced by keratinocytes; a protein that gives the epidermis…
What are the two distinct regions of t…
Epidermis and dermis
Epidermis
Superficial region of skin. Made up of keratinized stratified…
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Anatomy - Integumentary System
merkel cell
langerhans cell
dermis
dermis
touch receptor found in epidermis
function in immune response
contains large numbers of blood capillaries involved in body…
During tattooing, ink is deposited into the
merkel cell
touch receptor found in epidermis
langerhans cell
function in immune response
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Anatomy Integumentary System
Function of Integumentary System
Epidermis
Dermis
Hypodermis
1. Protection... 2. Body temp. regulation... -dilation and constri…
outermost superficial region, consistes of 4 cell types and 4…
middle region, strong connective tissue, 2 layers: papillary…
deepest region (mostly adipose tissue), blood vessels
Function of Integumentary System
1. Protection... 2. Body temp. regulation... -dilation and constri…
Epidermis
outermost superficial region, consistes of 4 cell types and 4…
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Anatomy Lab Integumentary System
epidermis
dermis
hypodermis
stratum corneum
located above the dermis, thin layer of the skin
thick layer of the skin
located below the dermis, a connective tissue, not considered…
top layer of the epidermis
epidermis
located above the dermis, thin layer of the skin
dermis
thick layer of the skin
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Anatomy: Integumentary System
functions of skin
components of integumentary system
components of cutaneous membrane
accessory structures of the integument…
protects tissues and organs from physically, from water loss,…
cutaneous membrane, hypodermis, accessory structures
epidermis and dermis
hair, nails, glands, and sensory structures
functions of skin
protects tissues and organs from physically, from water loss,…
components of integumentary system
cutaneous membrane, hypodermis, accessory structures
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Anatomy - Integumentary System
cut-
derm/o-, -derm, derma
epi-
folic-
skin
skin
upon
small bag
cut-
skin
derm/o-, -derm, derma
skin
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Anatomy & Physiology: Integumentary System
cutaneous membrane (epidermis)
Epidermis
Stratum basale
Stratum spinosum
Stratified squamous epithelial cells that protect the underly…
Stratified squamous epithelium that lacks vascularization. Re…
Deepest later of the epidermis. Lies on the basement membrane…
Layers of keratinocytes unified by several desmosomes. Cells…
cutaneous membrane (epidermis)
Stratified squamous epithelial cells that protect the underly…
Epidermis
Stratified squamous epithelium that lacks vascularization. Re…
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Anatomy {Integumentary System}
Skin Layers: superficial to deep
Epidermis
Cell Types of Epidermis
Epidermal Layers: superficial to deep
Epidermis-->Dermis-->Hypodermis (subcutaneal)
Keratinized stratified squamous... 4-5 layers
Keratinocytes (keratin)... Melanocytes (melanin/pigment)... Merkel…
Stratum Corneum... S. Lucidum (thick skin only)... S. Granulosum... S.…
Skin Layers: superficial to deep
Epidermis-->Dermis-->Hypodermis (subcutaneal)
Epidermis
Keratinized stratified squamous... 4-5 layers
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Integumentary System: Anatomy
functions
Regulates body temp
protection
sensation
regulates body temp, protection, sensation, excretion, immuni…
evaporation of sweat, cools, while sweating less can warm the…
protecting fron physical abrasion, bacteria, dehydration, and…
the skin has abdundant of nerve endings that detect stimuli r…
functions
regulates body temp, protection, sensation, excretion, immuni…
Regulates body temp
evaporation of sweat, cools, while sweating less can warm the…
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Integumentary System - Anatomy & Physiology
Integumentary System
Skin
Epidermis
Keratinocytes
includes skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, sebaceous glands
forms a barrier against pathogens, injuries, regulates body t…
the outermost part of the skin and is made of keratinized str…
cells that start in the bottom layer of the epidermis and mov…
Integumentary System
includes skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, sebaceous glands
Skin
forms a barrier against pathogens, injuries, regulates body t…
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Anatomy Exam - Integumentary System
Vitamin D
Blood reservoir
Organs derived from epidermis
Organs derived from dermis
The skin helps to absorb and synthesize this nutrient, thereb…
The skin contains lots of capillaries (papillary layer) and b…
Hair, nails, glands
Pressure and touch receptors
Vitamin D
The skin helps to absorb and synthesize this nutrient, thereb…
Blood reservoir
The skin contains lots of capillaries (papillary layer) and b…
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Anatomy and Physiology: The Integumentary System
Functions of the Integumentary System
Protection (3 types of barriers)
Body temperature regulation
Cutaneous sensations
1. Protection... 2. Body temperature regulation... 3. Cutaneous sen…
1. Chemical - Low pH secretions (acid mantle) and defensins r…
Around 500 ml/day insensible perspiration (at normal body tem…
Temperature, touch and pain
Functions of the Integumentary System
1. Protection... 2. Body temperature regulation... 3. Cutaneous sen…
Protection (3 types of barriers)
1. Chemical - Low pH secretions (acid mantle) and defensins r…
56 terms
Human Anatomy: Integumentary System
Organs of the Integumentary System
The 4 Major Cell Types of the Epidermis
Epidermis
Kerantinocytes
Hair, Nails, Glands
Kerantinocytes, Melanocytes, Langerhans Cells, Merkel Cells
Outer Cells
90% of epidermal cells; helps with waterproof protection from…
Organs of the Integumentary System
Hair, Nails, Glands
The 4 Major Cell Types of the Epidermis
Kerantinocytes, Melanocytes, Langerhans Cells, Merkel Cells
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Integumentary System (Physiology and Anatomy)
What are the two types of skin?
Where do you find hirsute skin?
Where do you find glabrous skin?
What are the main components of skin?
(1) Hirsute - Thin hairy skin... (2) Glabrous - Thick hairless s…
Almost all of the body
Soles of the feet, palms, flexor surface of digits
(1) Cutaneous membrane (actual skin)... (2) Subcutaneous tissue…
What are the two types of skin?
(1) Hirsute - Thin hairy skin... (2) Glabrous - Thick hairless s…
Where do you find hirsute skin?
Almost all of the body
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Anatomy and Physiology Integumentary System
Characteristics of skin
Epidermis
Stratum Corneum
Stratum Lucidium
•Composed of several kinds of tissues... •One of the larger and…
•Outer Layer... •Composed of stratified squamous epithelium... •Lac…
•Outermost layer... •Many layers of keratinized dead epthethelia…
•Between s. corneum and s. granulosum ... •Cells appear to be cl…
Characteristics of skin
•Composed of several kinds of tissues... •One of the larger and…
Epidermis
•Outer Layer... •Composed of stratified squamous epithelium... •Lac…
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Integumentary System Anatomy Review
Stratum corneum
Stratum basale/Stratum germinativum
Merkel Cells
Melanocytes
Uppermost layer of the epidermis; contains stratified squamou…
Bottom-most layer of the epidermis; site of highest mitotic r…
Touch receptors found in the stratum basale layer of the epid…
Special cells found in the stratum basale layer of the epider…
Stratum corneum
Uppermost layer of the epidermis; contains stratified squamou…
Stratum basale/Stratum germinativum
Bottom-most layer of the epidermis; site of highest mitotic r…
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Anatomy Integumentary System Questions
What are the 2 main layers of skin and…
Most Superficial Layer of Thick Skin
2nd Most Superficial Layer of Thick Skin
Middle Layer of Thick Skin
Epidermis- Stratified Squamous Epithelium (Protects from abra…
Stratum Corneum- Shingle like dead cells filled w/ Keratin
Stratum Lucidum- Only occurs in thick skin. Translucent, fill…
Stratum Granulosum- Flattened keratin with granules
What are the 2 main layers of skin and…
Epidermis- Stratified Squamous Epithelium (Protects from abra…
Most Superficial Layer of Thick Skin
Stratum Corneum- Shingle like dead cells filled w/ Keratin
27 terms
anatomy integumentary system
Function of skin
what are the layers of skin
epidermis
stratus germinativum
protection from pathogens, Helps regulate body temperature, m…
Epidermis, dermis
stratified simple squamis kerantanized
the growing layer, bottom layer,
Function of skin
protection from pathogens, Helps regulate body temperature, m…
what are the layers of skin
Epidermis, dermis
32 terms
Human Anatomy: The Integumentary System
How many cells does skin shed every mi…
What is the Epidermis?
How many layers does the Epidermis have?
What is Stratum Germinativum (Basale)?
50,000
Outer superficial layer of skin
up to 5
Innermost layer continually dividing to replace dead/dying sk…
How many cells does skin shed every mi…
50,000
What is the Epidermis?
Outer superficial layer of skin
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