Structure and Function of Skin. Erik Austin, D.O., M.P.H. Epidermis ~ continually renewing stratified squamous epithelium that keratinizes and gives rise to cutaneous appendages Epidermis is 0.4mm thick (eyelid) to 1.5mm thick (palm/sole). Epidermal Cell Types. Keratinocytes ~
Erik Austin, D.O., M.P.H.
Macules, patches, papules, plaques, nodules, tumors, wheals, vesicles, bullae, and pustules
Scales, crusts, erosions, ulcers, fissures, and scars