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American English: /ˌɛpəˈdərməs/
British English: /ˌɛpɪˈdəːmɪs/

Translation of epidermis in Spanish:


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    • Basal cell carcinomas are derived from the basal layer of keratinocytes, which is the deepest cell layer of the epidermis.
    • Basal cell carcinoma is a tumor arising from the basal cell layer of the epidermis.
    • There is another layer of cells between the basal cells and the keratin-rich epidermis known as spiny cells.

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