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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lim
34 years experience Family Medicine
Epidermis: Absolutely. The epidermis is the top layer of your skin.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Generally it will heal rather quickly after it is cut or damaged.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Keratinization: Great wikipedia question. If not satisfied then let's do 2nd opinion.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
See below: The outermost and nonvascular layer of the skin, derived from the embryonic ectoderm, varying in thickness from 0.07–1.4 mm. It comprises, from within ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Break: Anything from a paper cut to a scratch to a little blister to a fissure to a gunshot wound. Everything depends on the context of the description. I'm ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Freckle: Look up this site for more info: http://www.freckles.org/causes/
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Skin: They make up layers of the skin.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Epidermis: The epidermis is the outer layer of skin, so that just describes something that is coming from the epidermis.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: The dermis is significantly thicker than the epidermis.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No: Epidermis is the outermost layer of skin and dermis is just below it.

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