The panniculus adiposus is the fatty layer of the subcutaneous tissues, superficial to a deeper vestigial layer of muscle, the panniculus carnosus. An example is the Fascia of Camper. Another example is the superficial cervical fascia[WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panniculus_adiposus ]

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Term information

definition
  • The panniculus adiposus is the fatty layer of the subcutaneous tissues, superficial to a deeper vestigial layer of muscle, the panniculus carnosus. An example is the Fascia of Camper. Another example is the superficial cervical fascia[WP].
editor note
  • It includes structures that are considered fascia by some sources but not by others. Consider merging with subcutaneous adipose tissue
has exact synonym
  • panniculus adiposus group
has related synonym
  • subcutaneous fat
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  • UBERON:0013488