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5 Matching questions

  1. eczema
  2. tinea
  3. scleroderma
  4. nevus
  5. boils
  1. a fungal infection (mycosis) of the skin; several forms occur
  2. b common inflammatory condition characterized by papules, vesicles, and crusts; not a disease itself but a symptom of an underlying condition
  3. c disorder of vessels and connective tissue characterized by hardening of the skin; two types: localized and systemic
  4. d furuncles; staphylococcal infection in hair follicles
  5. e mole; removed by surgery or injections/radiotherapy

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. "acne"; caused by increased oil production. treated with creams and lotions.
  2. (bedsores) develop when pressure slows down blood flow to local areas of the skin
  3. STD; caused by person-to-person contact. antivirals help shorten episodes in the beginning
  4. highly contagious staphylococcal or streptococcal infection
  5. "zoster" or "shingles"; can only treat symptoms.

5 True/False questions

  1. herpes simplexcaused by herpes virus. "kissing herpes" or "genital herpes"


  2. cellulitisinflammation of tissues; hot red patches, treat with antimicrobials.


  3. psoriasischronic inflammatory condition accompanied by scaly plaques


  4. ringwormfungal infection (mycosis) of the skin; several forms occur


  5. pruritisitching; caused by diabetes and liver diseases with jaundice. cleanliness/lotions aid in relief.