A portion of adipose tissue that is part of the hypodermis, beneath the dermis. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

Synonyms: subcutaneous fat layer panniculus adiposus (tela subcutanea) panniculus adiposus telae subcutaneae hypodermis fat layer fatty layer of subcutaneous tissue

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Term information



latin term
panniculus adiposus (tela subcutanea) [ FMA:TA FMA:74315 ]

latin term
panniculus adiposus telae subcutaneae [ FMA:TA FMA:74315 ]

external definition

the superficial portion of the subcutaneous tissue which is specialized for fat storage[MP:0011156]

has alternative id


has broad synonym

panniculus adiposus

has related synonym

subcutaneous fat

fatty layer of superficial fascia