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Scalp Layers (Anatomy Mnemonic)


The following mnemonic is a useful reminder of the anatomical layers in the scalp.

S - Skin
C - Close connective tissue & cutaneous vessels & nerves.
A - Aponeurosis (epicranial aponeurosis)
L - Loose connective tissue (scalping layer, "Danger Zone")
P - Pericranium (periosteum of skull bones)


Image - Gray's Anatomy Scalp Diagram (Public Domain)

Tags:
Anatomy - Aponeurosis - Connective Tissue - Mnemonic - Pericranium - Periosteum - Scalp - Scalping - Skin - Skull


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2 comments:

Caitlin said...

Hi- I would like to use this image in my powerpoint. How can I best cite it?

Thanks so much

Caitlin

Alchemipedia said...

Gray's Anatomy Scalp Diagram (Public Domain).
Would be adequate.

 
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