Dermal ridges | definition of dermal ridges by Medical dictionary
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dermal ridges [TA]
surface ridges of the epidermis of the palms and soles, where the sweat pores open.
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The analysis of dermal ridges
and their configurations by studying prints of them is called dermatoglyphics.
Development of dermal ridges
in the fetus, Journal of Medical Genetics (1975) 12:243-250.
During this same period, the dermal ridges
along the volar pads also develop.