Anatomical structure embedded in or located in the integument that is part of the integumental system. Examples: hair, follicles, skin glands, claws, nails, feathers. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 http://code.google.com/p/caro2/issues/detail?id=5 ]

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definition
  • Anatomical structure embedded in or located in the integument that is part of the integumental system. Examples: hair, follicles, skin glands, claws, nails, feathers.
editor note
  • add subclasses based on resolution of CARO tracker item. Also check: adnexal gland. Note that MP implicitly includes hypodermis.
external definition
  • the tissue or structures associated with or embedded in the skin such as hair and hair follicles, sweat glands, sebaceous glands and claws or nails[MP:0010678]
has narrow synonym
  • body hair or bristle
has related synonym
  • skin adnexa
  • skin appendage
  • adnexae cutis
  • skin adnexal structure
id
  • UBERON:0006003

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