integument hardcore

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integument hardcore
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  1. bax infex of a hair follicle
    or of a sebaceous gland
    that produces a pus-filled BOIL
    furuncle
  2. several furuncles developing in adjoining hair follicles. deep-seated infex.
    carbuncle
  3. widespread acute infex of skin and subQ tissue
    cellulitis
  4. skin discoloration usually yellow-brown patches or spots
    chloasma
  5. damaged tissue following a severe burn
    eschar
  6. inflammatory dz with isolated pustules that become crusted and rupture
    impetigo
  7. thickened area of the epidermis; any horny growth on the skin (callus, wart)
    keratosis
  8. small brown macules, sun exposure
    lentigo (rhymes with vitiligo!)
  9. minute, pinpoint hemorrhage under the skin
    petechiae
  10. any bleeding d/o with hemorrhage into the tissues. red darkening into purple, then brownish yellow
    purpura
  11. any fungal skin dz with a second name attached
    tinea (ex: barbae, versicolor)
  12. milk-white patches (loss of pigment)
    vitiligo
  13. ichthy/o
    dry, scaly
  14. ungu/o
    nails
  15. squam/o
    scale
  16. areas of pathologically altered tissue--general term
    lesions
  17. system for appearance, maturity of cancer cells in a tumor (grading or staging?)
    grading (I, II, III, IV)
  18. system for spread of cancer (grading or staging)
    staging (TNM)
  19. whitehead
    comedo
  20. another word for electrodessication
    fulguration
  21. another word for fulguration
    electrodessication
  22. covering over capillaries at base of hair follicle
    papilla
  23. top 2 layers of epidermis
    • corneum
    • germinativum (basal)
  24. another word for basal
    germinativum
  25. another word for germinativum
    basal
  26. definition of integument
    a covering consisting of the epidermis and dermis (corium)
  27. another word for dermis
    corium
  28. pertaining to the entire body rather than of individual parts
    systemic

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