The upper layer of the dermis beneath the epidermis, composed of dense irregular connective tissue[ncit,modified]. [ ]

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Term information


uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
stratum papillare dermis [ FMA:TA FMA:64776 ]

latin term
stratum papillare (dermis) [ FMA:TA FMA:64776 ]

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external definition

Dense irregular connective tissue of the skin that consists of fibroblasts, various connective tissue cell types, and collagen, predominantly type III.

has exact synonym

papillary layer
stratum papillare corii
dermis papillary layer
superficial dermis
stratum papillare dermis
stratum papillare
papillary layer of dermis
stratum papillare (dermis)
papillary dermis
corpus papillary

has related synonym

stratum papillare
dermal papillary layer