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Doctor insights on: Maceration Of Epidermis

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Can you feel your epidermis?

Can you feel your epidermis?

Epidermis: Absolutely. The epidermis is the top layer of your skin. ...Read more

Epidermis (Definition)

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 outward, five layers: (1) basal layer (stratum basale), ; (2) prickle cell or spinous layer (stratum spinosum), (3) granular layer (stratum granulosum), (4) clear layer (stratum lucidum), and (5) ...Read more


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Is the epidermis and the dermis the same?

No: Epidermis is the outermost layer of skin and dermis is just below it. ...Read more

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Why are kids with epidermis bullosa called butterfly children?

Why are kids with epidermis bullosa called butterfly children?

See below: It is a term that refers to their skin being as fragile as a butterfly's wings. ...Read more

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What is the primary difference between the dermis and epidermis?

Skin layers: The epidermis is the outer most layer of skin and the dermis is the tissue just below that. ...Read more