Epidermal Ridge

Known as: Epidermal Ridges, Rete Ridge 
The grooves in the outermost layer of skin on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet where sweat glands open.
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2009
2009
This study was conducted with an aim to establish a relationship between sex and fingerprint ridge density. The fingerprints were… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Our confocal three-dimensional analyses revealed substantial differences in the innervation to vibrissal follicle-sinus complexes… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
There are several tactile receptors in the tissue of human fingers. In this study we calculate in detail the deformation of… (More)
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1995
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1995
BACKGROUND A new type of microscope has been developed for acquiring cross-sectional images of living skin noninvasively. It… (More)
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1995
1995
Analysis on the accelerating effects of open wound healing by chitin and chitosan were carried out in dogs. Two, square, full… (More)
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1993
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1993
Keratinocyte growth factor (KGF) is a member of the fibroblast growth factor (FGF) family (hence the alternative designation FGF… (More)
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1991
Review
1991
The configurations of epidermal ridges that comprise dermatoglyphic traits are, in many respects, a history of the developmental… (More)
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1989
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1989
Regeneration of skin from cultured keratinocyte autografts used in the treatment of full-thickness burn wounds was studied in 21… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
This comparative study was conducted to provide a detailed, comprehensive description of the innervation to the follicle-sinus… (More)
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1973
1973
In man, and in his arboreal ancestors, the skin on the palmar and plantar surfaces of the hands and feet has a peculiar linear… (More)
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