We know that the papillary lines bear a relation to the exquisite delicacy of the sense of touch.
The inner surface is applied directly to the papillary layer of the true skin, and follows closely its inequalities.
The indentations at the corners of the mouth in the papillary fringe are more prominent when the mouthparts are less extended.
Eczema verrucosum presents similar conditions, but, in addition, displays a tendency to papillary or wart-like hypertrophy.
When the dissection reaches the papillary layer in the skin, as evidenced by the red color, further operative steps should cease.
A wart consists of both epidermic and papillary hypertrophy, the interior of the growth containing a vascular loop.
Before either of these appeared, a minute papillary process of vascular pulp was formed in a cavity of the jaw.
Anatomically the essential feature is epidermic hypertrophy, with usually a varying degree of papillary hypertrophy also.
Eruption fine and papillary on face; red and scarcely raised on arms.
In exceptional instances exuberant granulations appear— lupus hypertrophicus; or papillary outgrowths are noted—lupus verrucosus.