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Subcutaneous Tissue MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Subcutaneous Tissue
Tree Number(s)
A10.165.887
Unique ID
D040521
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D040521
Scope Note
Loose connective tissue lying under the DERMIS, which binds SKIN loosely to subjacent tissues. It may contain a pad of ADIPOCYTES, which vary in number according to the area of the body and vary in size according to the nutritional state.
Entry Term(s)
Fascia, Superficial
Hypodermis
Tela Subcutanea
NLM Classification #
WR 101
Public MeSH Note
2003
History Note
2003
Date Established
2003/01/01
Date of Entry
2002/07/03
Subcutaneous Tissue Preferred
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