Subcutaneous tissue

What is Subcutaneous tissue?

Hypodermis also known as subcutaneous tissue, the inner most skin layer which is responsible for regulating body temperature, and also protects the inner organs and bones. In addition to its other functions, this layer of skin plays a role in pigmentation.

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I am 25 years old height is 5 ft and 7 inch 7 and my body weight is 73 kg.

My concern is that i have all over the body loose skin i...

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Brief Answer:
Look like fat deposition

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear Ramakant,
thanks for sharing your problems.
I see your pictures which are well...

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Dear Doctor,
I am 25 years old height is 5 ft and 7 inch 7 and my body weight is 73 kg.
My concern is that i have all over the body loose skin i...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Likely to be due to excessive fat deposition and low muscle tone

Detailed Answer:
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Welcome to Healthcare-Magic
Greetings of the day...

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I had a CT of my neck for recurrent parotid gland swelling. The report indicated extra soft tissue stranding into the subcutaneous tissue,...

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Brief Answer:
Stranding means edema in subcutaneous tissue.

Detailed Answer:
Hello

Soft tissue stranding is seen in CT findings due to...

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