Unformatted text preview: What are the structures & functions
of the subcutaneous layer? The Hypodermis - The subcutaneous layer or hypodermis: - lies below the integument
stabilizes the skin allows separate movement
made of elastic areolar and adipose tissues connected to the reticular layer of integument by
connective tissue fibers has few capillaries and no vital organs is the site of subcutaneous injections using
hypodermic needles ...
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