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Scalp

Introduction: Scalp

Description of Scalp

Scalp: The skin that covers the head and is covered by hair.

Scalp: the skin that covers the top of the head; "they wanted to take his scalp as a trophy".
Source: WordNet 2.1

Scalp: that part of the skin of the head, exclusive of face and ears, which in humans normally is covered with hair.
Source: CRISP

Scalp: The outer covering of the calvaria. It is composed of several layers: SKIN; subcutaneous connective tissue; the occipitofrontal muscle which includes the tendonous galea aponeurotica; loose connective tissue; and the pericranium (the PERIOSTEUM of the SKULL).
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Scalp: The outer covering of the calvaria. It is composed of several layers: SKIN; subcutaneous connective tissue; the occipitofrontal muscle which includes the tendinous galea aponeurotica; loose connective tissue; and the pericranium (the PERIOSTEUM of the SKULL).
Source: MeSH 2007

Scalp: Related Topics

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Scalp as an Organ

Scalp (organ): Type of Skin.

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Broader terms for Scalp

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Scalp

The following list attempts to classify Scalp into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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