Normal Cutaneous Histology

Chapter

Epidermis – varies in thickness with site, but ranges from < 0.1 mm on the eyelids to about 1 mm on acral sites Dermis – varies in thickness with site, but ranges from 1 mm on the face to 4 mm (approximately) on the back Subcutaneous fat – varies extensively in thickness (up to multiple cm)

Keywords

Peri Fibril Dermatitis Laminin Mast 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA

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