Skin

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Skin
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2011-09-29 18:48:40
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Skin vocab Exam
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  1. Cyanosis
    blue; from oxygen deficiency
  2. Erythema
    red; dilated cutaneous vessels
  3. Jaundice
    yellow; excess bilirubin
  4. Bronzing
    gold-brown; deficient gluecorticoid hormone
  5. Pallor
    pale; lack of blood flow
  6. Albinism
    genetic lack of melanin
  7. Hematoma
    bruise, clotted blood
  8. Hemangiomas
    birthmarks
  9. Freckles and Moles
    aggregation of melanocytes
  10. Friction Ridges
    • patterns formed during
    • fetal development
  11. Flexion Creases
    repeated closing of hand
  12. Flexion Lines
    formed in wrist and elbows
  13. Anagen(early)
    Growing phase 6-8 yr .deep into dermis, keratinize
  14. Catagen
    2-3 weeks, hair growth stops more fragile
  15. Telogen(resting phase)
    hair falls out
  16. Lanugo
    fine, unpigmented fetal hair
  17. Vellus
    fine hair in women+kids
  18. Terminal hair (stuck with)
    Coarse, long, pigmented hair

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