Chapter 12

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  1. Bi/o
    life
  2. Integumentary system
    made up of the skin and its related structures, function to maintaining the health of body
  3. Epidermis
    outer most layer of skin
  4. Dermis
    Living tissue, second layer of skin
  5. Subcutaneous
    fat tissue
  6. Adipose
    Fat tissue
  7. Acne vulgaris
    Severe Acne
  8. Diaphoresis
    sweating
  9. Hirsutism
    hairy
  10. Alopecia
    without hair
  11. ecchymosis
    bruse
  12. hematoma
    swelling of clotted blood trapped in tissue
  13. lesion
    pathologic change of tissues fom disease or injury
  14. purulent
    producing or containing pus
  15. abrasion
    typical scratch, disruption on skin
  16. decubitus
    Bed/Pressure sore
  17. dermatitis
    inflammation of skin
  18. pruritus
    itching
  19. erythema
    redness of skin from capillary dilation
  20. cellulitis
    inflmmation of soft tissue, boil
  21. gangrene
    tissue necrosis
  22. polyp
    mushroom-like growth fom the surface of mucous membrane
  23. LE
    Lupus Erythematosus / body attacks tissue
  24. SX
    symptom
  25. Urticaria
    hives / itchy wheals cuased by allergic reaction
  26. Rosacea
    Adult Acne

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