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Synonyms for dermal

of or relating to a cuticle or cuticula

of or relating to or located in the dermis


relating to or existing on or affecting the skin

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Moreover, the dermal-epidermal junction was aligned to the crypts of the former intestinal tissue that results in topography comparable to the dermal papillae of human skin.
Scientists harvested dermal papillae from seven human donors, cloned them in the laboratory, and transplanted them into human skin grafted on to the backs of mice.
They noticed that rodent hair was easily transplantable as their dermal papillae aggregate or form clumps in the tissue culture.
The authors said neonatal foreskin was selected because it is non-hair bearing tissue, which would challenge the human dermal papillae that control hair follicle growth "not just to contribute to hair follicles within the skin, but rather, to fully reprogram the recipient epidermis to a follicular fate.
Dermal papillae and elastic fibers are absent and blood vessels are mal-developed.
Use of transparent film dressings may also result in excessive moisture and exacerbate the separation of the dermis from the dermal papillae.
Similar results were also obtained in in vivo dermal papillae of human scalps.
In addition, the dermal friction ridge detail is recorded as double rows of dermal papillae compared to epidermal friction ridge detail, which is recorded as single ridge units.
The hallmark of dermatitis herpetiformis (DH) is granular IgA in the dermal papillae.