Vertical section of epidermis of the prepuce. Labels: a, stratum corneum, of very few layers, the stratum lucidum and stratum granulosum not being distinctly represented; b, c, d, and e, the layers f the stratum Malpighi, a certain number of the cells in layers d and e showing signs of segmentation; layers c consists chiefly of prickle or ridge and furrow cells; f, basement membrane; g, cells in cutis vera.
GalleriesHuman Skin, Hair, and Nails
Baker, W. Morrant & Harris, Vincent Dormer Kirkes' Hand-book of Physiology, 13th ed. (Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Son & Co., 1892) 445