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A large irregular area of a purplish discoloration due to bleeding under the skin larger than 10mm is also known as
Benign superficial wart like growth on the epithelial tissue or elsewhere in the body is called
Autoimmune disorders in which the connective tissues become thickened and hardened is also
Maliformation of the nail in which the outer surface is concave or scooped out like a spoon (aka spoon nail)
Which chronic disorder is characterized by itching and by red papules covered with silvery scales?
Which condition involves tissue death that is usually associated with a loss of circulation?
The destruction or elimination of abnormal tissue cells through the application of extreme cold
Which chemical causes the signs of an allergic response when it is released in response to allergens?
The term that describes the removal of dirt, foreign objects, damaged tissue, and cellular debris from a wound
An autoimmune disorder resulting in whitish areas of the skin. Hair growing in an affected area may also turn white
A form of dermatitis that is usually associated with severe itching, redness, blistering, and oozing
Forms the protective outer covering the external surfaces, waterproofs the body by blocking the entance of pathogens into the body
Located just below the layers of the skin and connects the skin to the surface muscles
Located in the dermis layer of the skin and are closely associated with hair follicles
Also known as sudoriferous glands, are tiny coiled glands found in almost all body surfaces
The appearance of multiple purple discolorations on the skin caused by bleeding underneath the skin
The wearing away of a surface, such as the epidermis of the skin or the outer layer of a mucus membrane
An acute, rapidly spreading bacterial infection characterized by malaise, swelling, warmth, and red streaks.
Is a severe infection caused by Group A strep bacteria, flesh-eating bacteria.
Raised or thickened scar that expands, inherited, common among people with dark-pigmented skin.
Malignant growth on the skin, which can have many causes, including repeated severe sunburns or long-term exposure to the sun.
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