Functions of the Integumentary System
Protection of underlying tissues and organs from in pacts, chemicals and infections.
Temperature maintenance to regulate heat exchange in outside environment.
Synthesis and storage of nutrients such as vitamin D3 and storage of lipids in adipose tissue.
Sensory reception of touch, pressure, pain, and temperature stimuli and relay that information to nervous system.
Excretion and secretion such as salts, water, organic wastes and breast milk.