5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a fungal infection (mycosis) of the skin; several forms occur
- b common inflammatory condition characterized by papules, vesicles, and crusts; not a disease itself but a symptom of an underlying condition
- c disorder of vessels and connective tissue characterized by hardening of the skin; two types: localized and systemic
- d furuncles; staphylococcal infection in hair follicles
- e mole; removed by surgery or injections/radiotherapy
5 Multiple choice questions
- "acne"; caused by increased oil production. treated with creams and lotions.
- (bedsores) develop when pressure slows down blood flow to local areas of the skin
- STD; caused by person-to-person contact. antivirals help shorten episodes in the beginning
- highly contagious staphylococcal or streptococcal infection
- "zoster" or "shingles"; can only treat symptoms.
5 True/False questions
herpes simplex → caused by herpes virus. "kissing herpes" or "genital herpes"
cellulitis → inflammation of tissues; hot red patches, treat with antimicrobials.
psoriasis → chronic inflammatory condition accompanied by scaly plaques
ringworm → fungal infection (mycosis) of the skin; several forms occur
pruritis → itching; caused by diabetes and liver diseases with jaundice. cleanliness/lotions aid in relief.