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What are the four to five layers of the epidermis called?
Stratum Corneum, Stratum Lucidum(Palms and Soles), Stratum Ganulosum, Stratum Spinosum and Stratum Basale (Stratum Germinativum)
Also called the horny layer; outermost layer.
Stratum Lucidum(Palms and Soles)
Grannular layer of cells. They accumulate two types of granules; keratohyaline granules and lamellated granules.
Composed of prickle cells
Stratum Basale(Stratum Germinativum)
Deepest of the five layers, made of basal cells.
What are the two layers of Dermis
Stratum Papillar & Stratum Reticulare
Thin superficial layer interlocked with the epidermis
Thick layer of dense, irregular connective tissue
Skin Epidermis Dermis
Chapter 2 Skin