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hoof dermis

hoof corium

The layer of sensitive tissue between the horn building epidermis and the subcutaneous tissue or bone. It contains blood vessels and nerves and supplies the epidermis with all the nutrients it needs for the production of horn. The dermis of the hoof has distinct modifications depending on the region of the hoof.

The terms dermis and corium are used synonymously and are encountered with equal frequency.

➔ dermis
Huflederhaut f
derme du sabot m
corion ungueale m
derma ungueale f
membrana cheratogena f
dermis del casco f
dermis del casc f
hoeflederhuid f
hovlæderhud
hovläderhud
škára kopytní f
Corium ungulae n
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