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vt16b body systems II
vt16b body systems II integumentary quiz
The part of the skin that is avascular is the
The whiskers are examples of tactile hairs, also called
The long guard hairs are called
The part of the skin that is predominately connective tisue containing blood vessels, nerve endings, hair follicles and glands is called the
Animals have many of these cells located throughout the skin. By releasing histamine, seratonin and herparin they start inflammatory and allergic reactions.
What is another name for a "hot spot?"
Acute moist dermatitis
In which breed(s) would you be likely to see skin fold pyodermas?
Which of the following is NOT a common treatment for an abscess in a cat?
Cushing's Disease which causes an increased secretion of steriods is also called
Which of the following diseases is considered zoonotic?
Which hoof structure normally has the firmest consistency?
What is the name of the muscle that makes the hair strand erect?
What structure produces a hair?
What is the term for circumscribed thickening of the epidermal keratin layer that is associated with chronic friction or pressure?
What is the term for an epithelium lined cavity containing fluid or solid material?
A fatty tumor in the subcutaneous tissue is called a(n)
An animal with Hypothyroidism would most likely exhibit which of the following signs?
Dry, brittle hair and alopecia
Which of the following is most important when performing a skin scraping?
Anal sac problems are more common in
Small breed dogs
Which of the following is NOT a commonly seen side-effect of Prednisone?
What is the minimum amount of time required for an animal to be on an eliminatino diet in order to rule out food allergies?
What is the name of the procedure done to help diagnose skin tumors?
Fine Needle Aspirate
What is the name of the procedure done to help diagnose Hyperadrenocorticism?
What is the name of the procedure done to help diagnose Hypothyroidism?
A horse has a necrotic condition of the frog that has a foul odor. The frog is sensitive and the horse is lame. These clinical findings are most consistent with
Which of the following is the most common cause of acute lameness in horses?
Which species most commonly develops infectious pododermatitis (foot rot)?
What is the color & consistency of normal anal sac secretions?
Brownish, oily liquid
What is the description of an allergy caused by an inhaled antigen?