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  1. abrasion
    • a scraping away fo the skin do to friction
    • ex: rug burn
  2. cyanosis
    blueish tint to the skin caused by deoxygenated blood
  3. diaphoresis
    profuse sweating
  4. exhymosis
    a burise
  5. hirsutism
    excessive hair growth
  6. lesion
    wound
  7. nevus
    birthmark, mole
  8. pallor
    paleness
  9. puruient
    containing pus, infected
  10. urticaria
    hives
  11. adhesion
    scar tissue forming around the muscle
  12. atrophy
    poor muscle developement
  13. contracture
    shorting of the muscle (contracting)
  14. spasm
    sudden, involentary movement of the muscle
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