Huxley's layer

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Huxley's layer
Transverse section of hair follicle.
Gray's subject #234 1068
Dorlands/Elsevier l_05/12480588

The second layer of the inner root sheath of the hair consists of one or two layers of horny, flattened, nucleated cells, known as Huxley's layer.

See also

External links

  • Histology at University of Southern California skn/c_33

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