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pathology late test

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what is the INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM? THE SKIN AND ASSOCIATED STRUCTURES FORM INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM*INCLUDING THE GLANDS, HAIR, AND NAILS * INTEGUMENT= TO COVER CUTIS= SKIN
HOW MANY CELLS DOES THE SKIN HAVE?, 9.5 MILLION CELLS
HOW MANY SENSORY RECEPTORS DOES THE SKIN HAVE? 19,000
what are the 3 layers of the skin? 1 epidermis 2dermis 3subcutaneous layer
STUDY THE PIC OF THE CROSS SECTION OF THE SKIN!!!! STUDY PICTURE AND LABLES ON THE CROSS SECTION OF THE SKIN!!!!!!!
EPIDERMIS= EPITHELIAL, OUTERMOST LAYER
DERMIS= *CONNECTIVE TISSUE -ELASTICITY * HAS 2 LAYERS THAT CONTAIN MOST OF THE ACCESSORY STRUCTURES -PAPILLARY -RECTICULAR
SUBCUTANEOUS LAYER= *HYPODERMIS, SUPERFICIAL FASCIA *LOOSE CT AND ADIPOSE TISSUE
HAIR= * FOLLICLE * SHAFT * ROOT * ARRECTOR PILI MUSCLE
FUNCTIONS OF THE SKIN? *PROTECTION AGAINST INFECTION * PROTECTION AGAINST DEHYDRATION *REGULATION OF BODY TEMPERATURE *COLLECTION OF SENSORY INFORMATION(TOUCH) *EXCRETION,ABSORB MEDICATIONS, VITAMIN D SYNTHESIS
WHAT FACTORS INFLUENCE SKIN COLOR? AMOUNT OF PIGMENT IN THE EPIDERMIS -MELANIN -CAROTENE BLOOD IN SURFACE OF BLOOD VESSELS COMPOSITION OF BLODD -OXYGEN -HEMOGLOBIN
EFFECTS OF MASSAGE ON SKIN? WARMS THE SKIN AND INCREASES CIRCULATION PROMOTING PERSPIRATION AND OIL SECREATIONS LUBRICANTS MOISTURIZE SKIN CAN FACILITATE HEALTHY SCAR TISSUE FORMATION DURING SCAR HEALING PROCESS
WHAT ARE SOME CONTAGIOUS SKIN DISEASES? * BOILS * CELLULITIS * FUNGAL INFECTIONS*HERPES SIMPLEX* IMPETIGO*LICE AND MITES*WARTS*
WHAT ARE SOME NON CONTAGIOUS SKIN DISORDERS? ACNE* DERMATITIS/ECZEMA* HIVES
WHAT ARE SOME NEOPLASTIC SKIN DISORDERS? PSORASIS*SKIN CANCER*
BOILS? LOCAL STAPHYLOCOCCAL(STAPH) INFECTIONS
WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON SPOTS FOR BOILS? AXILLA/ARMPIT AND GROIN
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF BOILS? LARGE OBVIOUS, PAINFUL INFECTION USUALLY 1 AT A TIME OR IN A SMALL CLUSTER STARTS AS HARD RED/PINK BUNG *DEVELOPS CENTER OF PUS * MAY RUPTURE *MAY PENETRATE DEEP LAYERS OF THE SKIN, LEAVE A SCAR
WHAT ARE SOME TREATMENTS FOR
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