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1

What layer is the epidermis and what cells make it up

Outer layer and stratified cellular epithelium

2

What forms the dermis

Connective tissue

3

What germ layer forms the epidermis

Ectoderm

4

What germ layer forms the dermis

Mesoderm

5

Where do melanocytes come from

Neural crest

6

Name the 5 basic layers of skin

Keratin layer
Granular layer
Prickle layer
Basal layer
Dermis

7

What are blaschko's lines

Lines of normal cell development in the skin

8

Muscle that causes hairs to move

Arrector pili muscle

9

What are langerhans cells

Dendritic cells of the skin and mucosa

10

What granules do langerhans cells produce

Birbeck granules

11

What do lameller bodies do

Form a lipid layer