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glossary:epidermis

The outer layer of the skin. The epidermis is also the thinnest layer, responsible for protecting you from the harsh environment. The epidermis is made up of five layers of its own: stratum germinativum, stratum spinosum, stratum granulosum, stratum lucidum and stratum corneum.

See also:

* Basal Cell Layer

* Squamous Cell Layer

* Skin Conditions

* Skin Care

* Skin Functions

* Lymphedema Skin Infections

* Lymphedema Fungal Infections

* Dermatofibromas

* Impetigo

* Mycetoma Fungal Infection

* Skin Care, conditions, complications

* Skin Glossary

glossary/epidermis.txt · Last modified: 2012/10/16 14:40 (external edit)