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what is in stratum basale
tactile cells - touch
what is in stratum spinosum?
keratinocytes attatched by desmosomes
epidermal dendritic cells
what is in stratum granulosum?
3-5 layers of keratinocytes
nucleus and organelles start breaking up
what is in stratum lucidum?
2-3 layers of flat translucent cells
only in thick skin
what is in the stratum corneum?
dead skin cells
what is in the papillary layer?
dermal papillae interlock with epidermis
contains sense receptors
what is in the reticular layer?
dense irregular CT
what are the sensory receptors?
free nerve endings
what do the meisnner's corpuscles do?
what do the pacinian corpuscles do?
reticular region and h ypodermis
what do the free nerve endings do?
epidermis and dermis
what does the ceruminous secrete?
in the ear
what does sudoriferous secrete?