Which of the following is not a function of the skin?
Formation of Red Blood Cells
Garret Spaulding has epidermolysis, a genetic condition in which his epidermis and dermis lack the "Velcro" that binds them together. Which of the following skin functions would gerret most likely lack?
Protection from disease
Which epidermal layer of the skin is the soles of the feet and the palms of the hands and is responsible for the "raisin effect" in the bathtub?
The pigment in the epidermis responsible for brown skin color is
Which of the following would result if tattoo ink was to be placed in the stratum basale of the epidermis?
The tattoo would eventually fade due to the cells rising and dying.
Which of the following tissues are found in the hypodermic/ dermis subcutaneous layer?
Adipose and Loose Connective
What is the difference between simple and compound gland?
Simple glands only have one fluid production zone, while compound have many.
Which of the following is not considered an accessory organ of the integumentary system?
The bones and the skin are both composed of
Keratinized dead cells
Secrete fluid only
secretes fluid and cellular debris
Secretes fluid and whole cell
Squamous cell carcinoma
May look like a pimple that wont heal, caused by long time sun exposure
Basale cell carcinoma
Effects stratum basale layer of the epidermis
A pigmented, most dangerous but least common
Which of the following is a sign that a mole/freckle could be cancerous?
The stage of cancer catagorized by matastasis. movement of cancer through the lymph.
Is tanning limited to tanning beds that emit mostly UVA rays
The person would loose collagen/elastin fibers causing wrinkles
Which of the following is not part of immflamation?
Decrease in blood temperature
Which of the following is the last step in wound healing?
Damaged tissue replaced with new.
This type of wound only effects the epidermisand is a result of skin getting scraped off?
Blood vessls under the skin breaking and clotting in the dermis
Picking off scabs would cause
bacteria to re-enter the wound, restarting the healing process