dermal

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der·mal

 (dûr′məl) also der·mic (-mĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to the skin or dermis.

dermal

(ˈdɜːməl) or

dermatic

adj
(Biology) of or relating to the skin

der•mal

(ˈdɜr məl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the skin.
[1795–1805]

der·mal

(dûr′məl)
Relating to the skin.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dermal - of or relating to a cuticle or cuticula
2.dermal - of or relating to or located in the dermis
3.dermal - relating to or existing on or affecting the skin; "cutaneous nerves"; "a cutaneous infection"
Translations

dermal

adj dérmico
References in periodicals archive ?
The diagnosis is based on biopsy findings of edema of the dermal papillae and dense infiltrates in the superficial dermis composed primarily of neutrophils.
The hair follicle, a type of epidermal appendage, is composed of dermal papillae cells, epithelial cells of the root sheath, and the hair shaft (Sperling, 1991).
Christiano and the other researchers harvested dermal papillae from several human donors and cloned cells in tissue culture, controlling additional growth factors, then transplanted the cultured papillae between the skin's dermis and epidermis, grafted onto the backs of mice.
Follicles grow naturally from cells called dermal papillae.
The follicles grow naturally from clumps of cells called dermal papillae that play a pivotal role in hair growth.