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Masson's organ

Alternative eponyms

  • Grosser’s organ
  • Hoyer-Grosser organ

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Nodular vascular structure with arteriovenous anastomoses in the hypodermis, particularly localized in the end arteries of the hands and feet.

Description

Nodular vascular structure with arteriovenous anastomoses in the hypodermis, particularly localized in the end arteries of the hands and feet. It is important for the peripheral heat regulation and blood perfusion in the skin.

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