A Splinter Penetrated into the Skin on the Palmar Surface

Question 19
Multiple Choice

A splinter penetrated into the skin on the palmar surface of the hand. The splinter nearly reached stratum basale of the epidermis. What is the final layer injured by this splinter? A) stratum granulosum of the epidermis B) stratum spinosum of the epidermis C) stratum lucidum of the epidermis D) stratum corneum of the epidermis