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Layers of the skin; cutaneous senses

Layers of the skin; cutaneous senses

The skin is the soft outer covering of our body, its three layers are the epidermis, the dermis and the hypodermis.

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Keywords

skin, first line of defence, epidermis, dermis, hypodermis, cutaneous sense, stratified epithelium, keratinised epithelium, sensory organ, integument, sweat gland, sebaceous gland, hair bulb, keratinous layer, hair, stimulus, signal, nervous system, central nervous system, perception, receptor, pain, heat, human, biology

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