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A Visual Analogy Guide to Human Anatomy 4th Edition

A Visual Analogy Guide to Human Anatomy (4th Edition)

Book Edition4th Edition
Author(s)Krieger
ISBN9781617316241
PublisherMorton Publishing
SubjectBiology

Chapter 4, Overview, Figure Questions, Exercise 1

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A particular layer of the epidermis is characterized by flattened cells filled with keratin.

Explanation

The stratum corneum is the outermost superficial layer of the epidermis. It consists of many layers of keratinized, dead, cornified, non-nucleated cells. In this layer, the cells are continuously shed and replaced.

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Stratum corneum

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