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Medical Term:

fibrous layer in or on deep aspect of fatty layer of subcutaneous tissue


fibrous tissue interspersed within or concentrated in the deeper portions of the otherwise fatty layer of subcutaneous tissue in a particular region, making it more substantial, but not organized into a uniform, membranous layer.

Synonym(s): stratum fibrosum panniculi adiposi telae subcutaneaeTA

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