any test in which a suspected allergen or sensitivity is applied to or injected into the skin to determined the patient's sensitivity to it
skin test that identifies suspected allergens by subcutaneously injecting small amounts of extracts of the suspected allergens and observing the skin for a subsequent reaction
skin test that identifies suspected allergens by topical application of the substance to be tested
skin test that identifies suspected allergens by placing a small quantitiy of the suspected allergen on a lightly scratched area of the skin
representive tissue sample removed from the body site for microscopic examination
removal of a small tissue sample for examination using a hollow needle, usually attatched to a syringe
removal of a small core of tissue using a hollow punch
removal of surgical blade is used to remove elevated lesions
ultra thin slice of tissue from a frozen specimen for immidiate pathological examination
chemical removal of the outer layers of skin to treat acne scarrign and general keratoses
removal of necrotized tissue from a wound by surgical excision, enzymes, or chemical agents
rubbing using wire brushes or sandpaper to mechanically scrape away the epidermis
tissue destruction by means of high-frequency electric current
use of subfreezing temperature to destroy or eliminate abnormal tissue
surgical procedure to transplant healthy skin by applying it to an injured site
transplantation of healthy tissue from one person
transplantation of healthy tissue from one site to another in the same individual
transplantation of artficail skin production from collagen fibers arranged in a lattice pattern
transplantation from a foreign donor and transferred to a human
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