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