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  1. What are the two layers of skin?
    Dermis, epidermis
  2. Melanin
    The primary pigment in the skin
  3. onychophagia
    nail biting

    • onycho-nail
    • myc-fungus
    • osis-condition of
  4. excessive flow of oil from the sebaceous glands
    seborrhea

    • sebo-oil
    • rrhea-flow
  5. the scar left after the healing of a wound
    cicatrix
  6. literally means a lying down, a bed sore
    decubitus
  7. contagious skin diesease affecting both man and domestic animals, caused by certain fungi and marked by the localized appearance of discolored, scaly, patches on the skin, also called ringworm
    tinea
  8. xero
    dry
  9. pachy
    thick
  10. -rrhea
    flow
  11. a skin condition caused by a fungus
    dermomycosis

    • dermo-skin
    • myc-fungus
    • osis-condition of
  12. a cancerous tumor that has black pigmentation
    melanocarcinoma

    • malano-black
    • carcin-cancer
    • oma-tumor
  13. one who specializes in the study of skin
    dermatologist

    • derma-skin
    • ologist-one who specializes
  14. the horny embryonic tissue from which the nail develops
    eponychium

    • ep-upon
    • onychi-nail
    • um-tissue
  15. abnormal redness of the skin occurring over widespread areas of the body
    erythroderma

    • erythro-red
    • derma-skin
  16. overgrowth of scar tissue caused by excessive collagen formation
    keloid
  17. pertaining to jaundice
    Icteric
  18. pertaining to below the nail
    subungual

    • sub-below
    • ungi-nail
    • ous-pertaining to
  19. a fungus condition of the hair
    trichomycosis

    • tricho-hair
    • myc-fungus
    • osis-condition of
  20. hidr
    sweat
  21. -clysis
    injection
  22. plastic surgery for the removal of wrinkles
    Rhytidoplasty

    • rhytido-wrinkle
    • plasty-surgical repair
  23. an instrument used to cut the skin for grafting
    dermatome

    • derma-skin
    • tome-instrument to cut
  24. Hypodermic injection would be given where?
    sub q
  25. absence of pigment in the skin, hair, and eyes
    albinism
  26. what does the integumentary system consist of?
    skin, hair, nails, and various glands
  27. what are the functions of the skin?
    • protection
    • temperature control
    • storage, excretion, or synthesis
    • perception
  28. what is the top layer of skin called?
    • epidermis
    • full of ridges that fit over the papillae of the dermis (fingerprints)
  29. what is the middle layer of skin called
    • dermis
    • contains blood vessels, nerves, hair follicles, and sweat and oil glands
  30. What is the inner most layer of skin called?
    subcutaneous

    filled with fat globules, blood vessels, and nerves
  31. what is hair composed of?
    root, follicle, and shaft
  32. inflammatory condition ofthe sebaceousglands and the hair follicles (pimples)
    acne
  33. loss of hair, baldness
    alopecia
  34. inflammation of the skin
    dermatitis
  35. inflammatory skin diesase of the epidermis
    eczema
  36. a boil
    furuncles
  37. pigment that gives color to the skin
    melanin
  38. an inflammatory skin disease caused by a herpes virus (type I); cold sore or fever blister
    herpes simplex
  39. the production of pus or serum
    exudate
  40. a skin infection marked by vesicles or bullae
    Impetigo
  41. a large blister, a bleb
    Bulla
  42. how long should you keep scheduling books?
    several years
  43. if the office opens at 8am, what time should the opening MA be there?
    7:30am
  44. When you have a new schedule book, what should you do first?
    form a matrix-cross out times that the dr will be unavailable, including lunch breaks.
  45. what is the first thing you should do when a patient is a "no show"?
    Record N/S in the schedule book and the pt's chart
  46. What is the oil secreted from the sebaceous gland called?
    sebum
  47. a disease of follicles of the sebaceous gland
    acne vulgaris
  48. what are some steps that should be taken when a pt cancels their appt?
    • make every attempt to fill the void
    • document in the pt's chart
    • missed appts must be rescheduled

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