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Changes in the skin cell cycle account for many skin problems such as Psoriasis
The dermis is highly vascular & assists in body temperature & blood pressure regulation.
The papillary layer is folded into ridges called fingerprints and footprints.
Fibroblasts produce collagen & elastin fibers & are important in would healing.
Injured nails can be regenerated in a period of 3-6 months, whereas toenails will take up to 12 months for growth.
Dermatologic manifestations of systemic problems such as
delayed wound healing
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These meds should not used in pregnant women due to chances of fetal development abnormalities.
isotretinoin (Accutane)to treat acne
florouracil (Efudex, Flouropex) to treat actinic keratoses