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dermis mast cell morphology trait (VT:0008020)
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dermis mast cell morphology trait 
Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the shape, structure, color, or pattern of cells in the dermis (the layer of the skin deep to the epidermis, consisting of a dense bed of vascular, connective tissue) containing numerous basophilic granules and capable of releasing large amounts of histamine and heparin upon activation.
dermis stratum papillare morphology trait 
dermis stratum reticulare morphology trait 
dermis thickness 
mast cell histamine storage trait 
mast cell protease storage trait 
mast cell quantity 

Xrefs: MP:0008020
Definition Sources: CL:0000097, Dorland:Dorlands Illustrated Medical Dictionary 31st Ed

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