quiz 3: integumentary system

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the two basic tissues of which the skin is composed are dense irregular connective tissue, which makes up the..

dermis and connective epithelium

the tough water-repellent protein found in the epidermal cells is called

keratin

the pigments melanin and ____ contribute to skin color

Carotene

a localized concentration of melanin is referred to as a

freckle

what are four protective functions of the skin

1)Protection from physical objects
2) Temperature Regulation
3) Immunity
4) Sensation

What produces an accumulation of oily material that is known as a blackhead?

sebaceous glands

Tiny muscles attached to hair follicles that pull the hair upright during fright of cold are called what?

arrector pili

perspiration glands with a role in temperature control

sweat gland- eccrine

Sheath formed in both epithelial and connective tissues?

hair follicle

less numerous type of perspiration-producing gland; found mainly in the pubic and axillary regions

sweat gland- apocrine

Found everywhere on body except palms of hands and soles of feet?

hair

primarily dead/keratinized cells

nail and hair

Nerve endings that respond to temperature and touch?

cutaneous receptors

secretes a lubricant for hair and skin

sweat gland- apocrine

Sports a lunula and a cuticle?

nail

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