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Skin

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secretes oils for hair and skin sebaceous glands
sweat glands (general term) sudoiferous
eccrine glands sweat glands that cover most of the body
apocrine glands sweat glands in the armpits and genital area
papilla where hair grows from
stratum germinativum deepest layer of the epidermis (between epidermis and dermis)
dermis inner later of skin
epidermis outer later of the skin
contains melanin (gives us our skin tone) stratum germinativum
dermal papillae forms fingerprints
cutaneous membrane skin
5 functions of the skin 1) protection 2) temperature regulation 3) sense organ activity 4) excretion 5) synthesis of vitamin D
Created by: Mika42016
 

 



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