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Chapter 5 Vocab Integumentary System QUIZ
gland - adenitis: inflammation of the gland
white - albinism (leuk/o)
heat - causalgia: pain from heat
little cell - cellulitis: inflammation of the little cells
sweat - hidradenitis: inflammation of the sweat gland
jaundice - iteric
tumor - keloid: to resemble a tumor
black - melanoma: black tumor
fungus - DERMOmycosis: fungal condition of the skin
nail - onychomycosis: fungal condition of the nail
wrinkle - rhytidoplasty: surgical removal of wrinkles
hair - trichomycosis
dry - xerosis: abnormal dry condition
What are the 2 layers of skin?
Epidermis and dermis
What is the outter layer of skin called?
What is the innermost layer of skin called?
Dermis - nourishes the epidermis, provides strength from collagen
What is the 5 strata to Epidermis (GSGLC)?
Stratum Germinativum, Spinosum, Granulosum, Lucidum, Corneum
What is the 2 layers to DERMIS?
Papillary (fingerprints) & Reticular (White fibrous tissue that supports blood vessels) & Subcutaneous (supports and nourishes)
Oil, lubricates hair and skin
helps secretion of sweat to cool body and rids of water
4 main functions of the skin (PRSS)
Protection, Regulation, Secretion and Sensation
Difference between Melanocarcinoma and Melanoma?
Melanocarcinoa: Cancerous Tumor with black pigment, Melanoma: cancer that develops in the pigment cells
Difference between ERYTHROderma and ERYTHema?
Erythrodema: abnormal redness of the skin, Erythema: redness of the skin (natural) like blushing or sunburn
Difference between XEROderma and XEROsis?
Xeroderma: dry skin, Xerosis: abnormal dryness of skin; a condition
Fever of Unknown Origin
intradermal: within the skin
incision and drainage