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  1. Dartos(noun)

    a thin layer of peculiar contractile tissue directly beneath the skin of the scrotum

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  1. Dartos

    The dartos fascia is a fat-free layer of smooth muscular fiber outside the external spermatic fascia but below the skin. It is a continuation of Scarpa's fascia, which is a membranous layer of the subcutaneous tissue in the abdominal wall. The wrinkled appearance of the scrotum is due to this layer of fascia.

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