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  1. Production of cells; melanocytes produce and contribute melanin; hemidesmosomes present
  2. alveolar glands that produce a white, oily substance; usually open into hair follicles
  3. secretions from these coiled, tubular glands are rfoken down by bacteria to produce body odor; found in the axillae and genitalia
  4. Concerning skin color, which of these statements is NOT correctly matched?
    a. skin appears yellow--carotene present
    b. no skin pigment (alinism)--genetic disorder
    c. skin tans--iincreased melanin production
    d. skin appears blue (cyanosis) oxygenated blood
    e. african americans darker than whites--more melanin in african0american skin
  5. A layer of skin (where mitosis occurs) taht repaes cells lost from the outer layer of th eepidermis is the
  6. Layer of dermis closest ot the epidermis

5 True/False Questions

  1. a. arrector piliafter birth, the type of hair on teh scalp, eyelids, eyebrows is
    a. lanugo
    b. terminal hair
    c. vellus hair

          

  2. a. lanugoafter birth, the type of hair on teh scalp, eyelids, eyebrows is
    a. lanugo
    b. terminal hair
    c. vellus hair

          

  3. papillary layerlayer of dermis responsile for jost of the structural strenght of the skin

          

  4. stratum corneumDesquamation occurs; 25 or more layers of dead squamous cells

          

  5. c. genetic factors and the hormone testosterone are involved in "pattern baldness"Concerning hair growth:
    a. hair falls out of the hair follicle at the end of the growth stage
    b. most of the hair on the body grows continuously
    c. genetic factors and the hormone testosterone are involved in "pattern baldness"
    d. eyebrows have a longer growht stagge and resting stage than scalp hair

          

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