GU HA Week 3

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GU HA Week 3
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  1. Flaking of skin with seborrheic dermatitis or following a drug rxn; dry skin.
    Scale
  2. Rough, thickened epidermis secondary to persistent rubbing, itching, or skin irritation; often invoves flexor surface of extremity
    Lichenification
  3. example of lichenification
    chronic dermatitis
  4. Irregularly shaped, elevated, progressively enlarging scar; grows beyond the boundaries of the wound; caused by excessive collagen formation during healing.
    Keloid
  5. Thin to thick fibrous tissue that replaces normal skin following injury or laceration to dermis.
    scar
  6. Example of a scale.
    fladking of skin with seborrheic dermatitis or following a drug rxn; dry skin
  7. Example of an excoriation.
    abrasion or scratch; scabies
  8. Loss of the epidermis; linear hollowed-out, crusted area
    excoriation
  9. Linear crack or break from the epidermis to the dermis; may be moist or dry.
    Fissure
  10. Examples of a fissure.
    Athlete's foot, cracks at the corner of the mouth
  11. Loss of part of the epidermis; depressed, moist, glistening; follows rupture of a vesicle or bulla.
    Erosion
  12. Examples of an erosion.
    varicella, variola after rupture
  13. Loss of epidermis and dermis; concave; varies in size.
    Ulcer
  14. Dried serum, blood, or purulent exudates; slightly elevated; size varies; brown, red, black, tan, or straw-colored.
    Crust
  15. Lesion appears in one small area.
    localized
  16. Term for: Lesions that appear widely distributed or in numerous areas simulataneously.
    generalized
  17. Term to describe coin-shaped lesions.
    round/discoid
  18. Term to describe lesions with round, active margins with central clearing.
    annular
  19. Term to describe lesions following a nerve or segment of the body.
    zosteriform (dermatomal)
  20. Term to describe lesions with interlocking or coalesced circles (formed by enlargement of annular lesions); ex: psoriases, urticaria.
    polycyclic
  21. Term to describe lesions with pink macules and purple central papules.
    iris/target lesion
  22. Term to describe lesions that are star-shaped
    stellate
  23. Term to describe lesions that are snakelike or have a wavy line track (cutanea larva migrans).
    serpiginous
  24. Term to describe lesions that are netlike or lacy.
    reticulate
  25. Term to describe lesions that are measles-like (maculopapular lesions that become confluent on the face and body).
    morbilliform
  26. Term to describe lesions that are well demarcated or defined (psoriasis).
    discrete
  27. Term to describe lesions that are poorly defined, have borders that merge into normal skin or outlying ill-defined papules.
    indistinct
  28. Term to describe lesions that have a margin showing greater activity than the center.
    active
  29. Term to describe lesions that are nonsmooth or have a notched margin.
    irregular
  30. Term to describe lesions with a depressed center (basal cell carcinoma center).
    border raised above
  31. Term to describe lesions that are expanding at the margins.
    advancing
  32. Term to describe lesions with an erythematous border surrounding lighter skin.
    central clearing
  33. Term to describe lesions with peeling or sloughing off skin.
    desquamation
  34. Term to describe lesions with hypertrophic stratum corneum.
    keratotic
  35. Term to describe lesions with central umbilication or dimpling.
    puctation
  36. Term to describe lesions with dilated BV within it that blanch completely (may be markers of systemic disease).
    telaniectasiasis
  37. Dried exudate that may have been serous, purulent, or hemorrhagic
    crust
  38. Term to describe lesions that run together.
    confluent
  39. Term to describe lesions that are disc-shaped without central clearing.
    discoid
  40. Term to describe lesions with partil rings.
    arculate
  41. Term to describe lesions that have horny thickening
    keratototic

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