Skin thickness of Korean adults

  title={Skin thickness of Korean adults},
  author={Yong-Woo Lee and Kun Hwang},
  journal={Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy},
Skin thickness varies considerably between different races and age-groups, between men and women, and between different regions of the body surface. A few authors reported the skin thickness of different regions of the body, but no detailed study have been performed on Asian. We performed 452 biopsies on 28 different regions of the normal skin of Korean men and women. The specimens were stained with hematoxylin-eosin and measured microscopically. The thickness of the skin (epidermis plus dermis… CONTINUE READING
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