5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- herpes simplex
- a highly contagious staphylococcal or streptococcal infection
- b furuncles; staphylococcal infection in hair follicles
- c caused by herpes virus. "kissing herpes" or "genital herpes"
- d caused by a group of fungi that feed on dead skin & perspiration. treated with antifungal drugs.
- e baldness. caused by hereditary factors, aging, disease, injury, chemotherapy
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- common inflammatory condition characterized by papules, vesicles, and crusts; not a disease itself but a symptom of an underlying condition
- (bedsores) develop when pressure slows down blood flow to local areas of the skin
- fungal infection (mycosis) of the skin; several forms occur
- caused by pressure from tight shoes or improper cut of nail.
- hives; red lesions caused by fluid loss from blood vessels
5 True/False Questions
pruritis → itching; caused by diabetes and liver diseases with jaundice. cleanliness/lotions aid in relief.
herpes zoster → "zoster" or "shingles"; can only treat symptoms.
genital herpes → mole; removed by surgery or injections/radiotherapy
scleroderma → disorder of vessels and connective tissue characterized by hardening of the skin; two types: localized and systemic
acne vulgaris → inflammation of tissues; hot red patches, treat with antimicrobials.