Anatomy

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Anatomy
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2010-12-09 14:22:59
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  1. Integument
    an enveloping layer (as a skin, membrane, or husk) of an organism or one of its parts
  2. Blister
    a fluid-filled elevation of the epidermis—compare
  3. Keratin
    is the key structural material making up the outer layer of human skin
  4. Melanin
    • A dark biological pigment in
    • skin
    • hair
    • eyes
  5. Hematoma
    is an extravasation of blood outside the blood vessels, generally the result of hemorrhage
  6. Seborrhea
    Seborrhea is the excretion of sebum, it causes flaky and dry, oily and crust like patches on the skin. It is a chronic skin inflammatory disorder. Danruff
  7. Burn
    Most burns only affect the skin epidermal tissue and dermis.
  8. Inflammation
    Complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, damaged cells, or irritants
  9. Scar
    are areas of fibrous tissue (fibrosis) that replace normal skin (or other tissue) after injury or disease
  10. Granulations
    fibrous connective tissue that replaces a fibrin clot in healing wounds.
  11. Hematopoiesis
    Production and development of blood cells in the body. This process normally occurs in the bone marrow. They are formed from stem cells

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