Medical Dictionary

stratum lucidum

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noun stratum lu·ci·dum \-ˈlü-sə-dəm\

Medical Definition of stratum lucidum

plural

strata lucida

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  1. :  a thin somewhat translucent layer of cells lying superficial to the stratum granulosum and under the stratum corneum especially in thickened parts of the epidermis (as of the palms or the soles of the feet)


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