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Search Results for: cutaneous nerve

Upper lateral cutaneous nerve of arm

upper lateral cutaneous nerve of arm --> superior lateral brachial cutaneous nerve (Science: anatomy, nerve) The terminal... Read More

Cutaneous nerve

Cutaneous nerve (Science: anatomy, nerve) a mixed nerve supplying a region of the skin, including its sensory endings, blood... Read More

Epidermis

Epidermis Definition What is the epidermis? We can define epidermis as one or more layers of cells forming the tough and... Read More

Tetanus

tetanus 1. An acute, often fatal infectious disease caused by the anaerobic, spore forming bacillus clostridium tetani, the... Read More

Tactile corpuscle

Definition noun, plural: tactile corpuscles A rounded, globular structure found in the papillae of the skin (especially... Read More

Meissners corpuscle

Definition noun, plural: Meissner's corpuscles A rounded, globular structure found in the papillae of the skin (especially... Read More