Structure of the Skin
Diagram to show the structure of the Skin. Labels: E.c, epidermis, corneous part; E.m, epidermis, Malpighian part; D.c, connective tissue of dermis; p, papilla; gl, sweat gland, the coils of the tube cut across or lengthwise; d, its duct; f, fat; v, blood vessels; n, nerve; t.c, tactile corpuscle.
Keywordsskin, epidermis, papilla, dermis, fat, nerve, epidermal, "sweat gland", "sweat duct", "structure of skin", "section of skin", Malpighian, "connective tissue", "tactile corpuscle"
GalleriesHuman Skin, Hair, and Nails
Martin, H. Newell The Human Body: A Text-book of Anatomy, Physiology and Hygiene (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1900) 223