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The skin on top of the head, normally covered with integument. It includes the skin, dense subcutaneous tissue, the occipitofrontalis muscle with the galea aponeurotica, loose subaponeurotic tissue, and cranial periosteum. SEE: integument
Venes, Donald, editor. "Scalp." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752083/all/scalp.
Scalp. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752083/all/scalp. Accessed November 12, 2019.
Scalp. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752083/all/scalp
Scalp [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 November 12]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/752083/all/scalp.
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