The upper layer of the dermis beneath the epidermis, composed of dense irregular connective tissue[ncit,modified]. [ ncithesaurus : Papillary_Dermis ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

definition
  • The upper layer of the dermis beneath the epidermis, composed of dense irregular connective tissue[ncit,modified].
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/b4/Normal_Epidermis_and_Dermis_with_Intradermal_Nevus_10x.JPG
editor note
  • todo - check tissue composition
external definition
  • Dense irregular connective tissue of the skin that consists of fibroblasts, various connective tissue cell types, and collagen, predominantly type III.
has exact synonym
  • superficial dermis
  • papillary layer
  • papillary dermis
  • stratum papillare dermis
  • corpus papillary
  • stratum papillare
  • papillary layer of dermis
  • stratum papillare (dermis)
  • dermis papillary layer
  • stratum papillare corii
has related synonym
  • stratum papillare
  • dermal papillary layer
id
  • UBERON:0001992