Skin Functions and Characteristics

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Which layer of the skin is generally thin except in the palms of the hand & the soles of the feet?

Epidermis

Which part of the skin is formed of flat cells filled with keratin?

Superficial layer of the epidermis

In which part of the skin are the collagen fibers arranged in parallel rows called lines of cleavage (Langer’s lines)?

Dermis

Which part of the skin contains blood vessels, lymph vessels, sensory nerve endings, smooth muscle, hair follicles, sweat & sebaceous glands?

Dermis

Which layer of the skin is avascular but has sensory nerve endings?

Epidermis

Test your knowledge of the skin's functions and characteristics with this General Anatomy quiz. Explore the protective, regulatory, and sensory roles of the body's largest organ.

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