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cutis

 [ku´tis]
cutis anseri´na goose flesh.
cutis hyperelas´tica Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
cutis lax´a a group of connective tissue disorders in which the skin hangs in loose pendulous folds, believed to be associated with decreased elastic tissue formation as well as an abnormality in elastin formation, and usually occurring as a hereditary disorder and occasionally in an acquired form.
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skin

(skin), [TA]
The membranous protective covering of the body, consisting of the epidermis and dermis (corium).
Synonym(s): cutis [TA]
[A.S. scinn]
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cutis

(kyo͞o′tĭs)
n. pl. cu·tes (-tēz) or cu·tises
See dermis.
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skin

(skin) [TA]
The membranous protective covering of the body, consisting of the epidermis and corium (dermis).
Synonym(s): cutis [TA] .
[A.S. scinn]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

cutis

The skin as a whole. The CORIUM.
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skin

(skin) [TA]
Membranous protective body covering, consisting of epidermis and dermis (corium).
Synonym(s): cutis [TA] .
[A.S. scinn ]
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