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65 terms
Anatomy & Physiology -- The Integumentary System
Hypodermis
Subcutaneous Tissue
Dermis
Epidermis
Loose Connective Tissue under the dermis that attaches the sk…
Under the skin; same tissue as the hypodermis
Dense Connective Tissue that forms the deep layer of the skin…
Outer portion of the skin formed of epithelial tissue that re…
Hypodermis
Loose Connective Tissue under the dermis that attaches the sk…
Subcutaneous Tissue
Under the skin; same tissue as the hypodermis
38 terms
Anatomy and Physiology Integumentary System
Function of Skin
Protection
Suface film on skin
Sensation
Protection ... Sensation... Flexibility... Excretion... Hormone Productio…
Keratinized stratified squamous cells act as a barrier agains…
Another protective barrier. Composed of sweat and oils from g…
Skin contains millions of somatosensory receptors to detect s…
Function of Skin
Protection ... Sensation... Flexibility... Excretion... Hormone Productio…
Protection
Keratinized stratified squamous cells act as a barrier agains…
19 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: Integumentary System
Functions of the Integumentary System
Layers of the skin
Melanin
Carotene
protects the body, maintains body temperature, eliminates was…
epidermise, dermis, hypodermise
brownish-black pigment in the skin that is inherited
yellow, reddish pink under tones in the skin
Functions of the Integumentary System
protects the body, maintains body temperature, eliminates was…
Layers of the skin
epidermise, dermis, hypodermise
23 terms
Physiology 3-Integumentary System
What is the integumentary system made…
The skin includes two distinct layers…
The outer layer is very _____
The outer layer is referred to as the…
Skin & accessory organs pf the skin
The outer layer ... The inner layer
Thin
Epidermis
What is the integumentary system made…
Skin & accessory organs pf the skin
The skin includes two distinct layers…
The outer layer ... The inner layer
56 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: Integumentary System
Epidermis
Keratinocyte
Melanocyte
Keratinized Stratified Squamos Epithel…
Superficial skin layer. 20-30 layers of dead cells.
Produces keratin
Produces the pigment, melanin. 10-25% of cells in lower epith…
Epithelium of Epidermis
Epidermis
Superficial skin layer. 20-30 layers of dead cells.
Keratinocyte
Produces keratin
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Anatomy and Physiology Integumentary System Test
Epithelial... Keratinized
hair follicles... sebum... keeping it soft a…
Failure of hair follicle to properly s…
Hair follicle
Nails and hair are produced by ______ cells that become _____…
Sebaceous glands are attached to _____, They secrete _____, a…
What is acne
The arrow is on what structure
Epithelial... Keratinized
Nails and hair are produced by ______ cells that become _____…
hair follicles... sebum... keeping it soft a…
Sebaceous glands are attached to _____, They secrete _____, a…
147 terms
Anatomy and Physiology 5: Integumentary System
integument
3,000
6
protection, sensation, temperature reg…
"covering" of our body
how many square inches of the integument makes up our body?
how many pounds is the integument?
4 functions of the integumentary system
integument
"covering" of our body
3,000
how many square inches of the integument makes up our body?
68 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: Integumentary System
Function
Chemical Barriers
Physical Barriers
Keratin
Protection from external environment
Acid, defensin, cathelicidins, and melanin
Layers of cells in the epithelium to protect against microorg…
Protein in dead outer layers of skin, nails, and hair
Function
Protection from external environment
Chemical Barriers
Acid, defensin, cathelicidins, and melanin
46 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Integumentary System
The layer of skin that lacks blood ves…
Not a function of skin?
The dermis does not contain...
The epidermis is composed of which tis…
Epidermis
Secretion
Mucous glands
Epithelial
The layer of skin that lacks blood ves…
Epidermis
Not a function of skin?
Secretion
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Anatomy & Physiology- Integumentary System
What are the main parts of the integum…
What are the five functions of the skin?
What are the accessory organs of the s…
How does the skin cool the body?
skin, hair, and nails
protection, regulation of water loss, production of vitamin D…
hair and nails
sweat or dilation of blood vessels
What are the main parts of the integum…
skin, hair, and nails
What are the five functions of the skin?
protection, regulation of water loss, production of vitamin D…
97 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: Integumentary System
Functions of skin
Skin
Where is the skin thickest and thinnest?
Adults have how many sq. inches of skin?
To protect, maintain boy temp., pick up stimuli, synthesize V…
AKA Cutis. Largest organ of the body... A cutaneous membrane w/…
Thickest on dorsal and extensor surfaces and thinner on the v…
3000
Functions of skin
To protect, maintain boy temp., pick up stimuli, synthesize V…
Skin
AKA Cutis. Largest organ of the body... A cutaneous membrane w/…
124 terms
Physiology Integumentary system
what makes up the integumentary system?
what is the function of the integument…
how does the skin regulate body temp?
3 layers of the skin?
skin + accessory organs
1) protective covering ... 2) regulation of body temp ... 3) housin…
1) radiation of heat through subcutaneous dilated blood vesse…
1) epidermis ... 2) dermis... 3) subcutaneous layer (hypodermis, su…
what makes up the integumentary system?
skin + accessory organs
what is the function of the integument…
1) protective covering ... 2) regulation of body temp ... 3) housin…
70 terms
Anatomy & Physiology - Integumentary System
What type of connective tissue surroun…
The basic function of the Epithelial -…
The basic function of the Epithelial -…
What type of tissue can be found in th…
Fascia
potection, sensatios, absorption and excretion
Secretin
Epithelial - Membraneous
What type of connective tissue surroun…
Fascia
The basic function of the Epithelial -…
potection, sensatios, absorption and excretion
136 terms
Integumentary system Anatomy and Physiology
General aspects of the integumentary s…
what two parts make up the integumenta…
What two components make up the Cutane…
Describe what outer epidermis tissues…
the largest system of the body, it makes up 16% of our body w…
1) Cutaneous membrane ... 2) Accessory structures
1. the outer epidermis ... 2.inner dermis
made up of superficial epithelium (epithelial tissues)
General aspects of the integumentary s…
the largest system of the body, it makes up 16% of our body w…
what two parts make up the integumenta…
1) Cutaneous membrane ... 2) Accessory structures
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Anatomy and Physiology- Integumentary System
What are the 5 functions of the integu…
Hair
Stratum Corneum
Epidermis
1. To act as a barrier and protect the body from the outside…
-Protective role in skin, protective covering that regenerate…
-Dead skin layer, visible when skin is looked at... -Protect liv…
-Below Startum Corneum... -Protect body... -Produces cells that eve…
What are the 5 functions of the integu…
1. To act as a barrier and protect the body from the outside…
Hair
-Protective role in skin, protective covering that regenerate…
9 terms
Anatomy and Physiology of Integumentary system
skin
accessory organs
Functions of the skin:
Protection
-Largest organ in body... -Weighs more than 20 pounds (in adult)…
Sweat glands... Sebaceous glands... Hair... Nails
1) Protection... 2) House nerve receptors... 3) Secrete fluids... 4) R…
Primary function: Forms 2-way barrier ... -Keeps out pathogens a…
skin
-Largest organ in body... -Weighs more than 20 pounds (in adult)…
accessory organs
Sweat glands... Sebaceous glands... Hair... Nails
22 terms
Anatomy & Physiology: The Integumentary System
Hypodermis
Epidermis
Protein
Melanin
What is another name for the subcutaneous layer?
This layer of the skin composed of keratinized stratified squ…
Keratin is a ?
This pigment secreted by specialized cells in the skin is cap…
Hypodermis
What is another name for the subcutaneous layer?
Epidermis
This layer of the skin composed of keratinized stratified squ…
31 terms
Anatomy and physiology- integumentary system
Organ
Integumentary sytem includes?
Epidermis
Dermis
...
...
...
...
Organ
...
Integumentary sytem includes?
...
112 terms
Anatomy and Physiology- Integumentary System
What is the homeostatic purpose of arr…
What does arrectorpili do?
How many hairs grow per day on average?
How long does hair grow? How long does…
Defense mechanism to keep us warm by trapping a 'layer' of he…
involuntarily makes hair stand on end.
20-100 Hairs
2-6 years growing; rests for 2-3 months.
What is the homeostatic purpose of arr…
Defense mechanism to keep us warm by trapping a 'layer' of he…
What does arrectorpili do?
involuntarily makes hair stand on end.
12 terms
Physiology Integumentary System Test
Skeletal
Muscular
Integumentary
Cardiovascular
Bones
Muscles
Skin
Heart
Skeletal
Bones
Muscular
Muscles
50 terms
Anatomy and Physiology The Integumentary System
Functions of skin
Protective elements of skin
Thermoregulation
Vitamin D synthesis
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
Controls internal temp
You need Vitamin D to absorb calcium
Functions of skin
Protection, Thermoregulation, Cutaneous Sensation, Vitamin D…
Protective elements of skin
Keratin, Lipids, Glandular Secretions, Melanin
39 terms
anatomy & physiology integumentary system
What is a body membrane?
Cutaneous membrane- ... Tissue type?
Cutaneous membrane- ... location?
Cutaneous membrane- ... function
cover body surfaces, lines cavities and form protective sheet…
epithelial epidermis and connective tissue dermis ... (dense fib…
exterior surface of body (skin)
covers body and protects deeper tissues
What is a body membrane?
cover body surfaces, lines cavities and form protective sheet…
Cutaneous membrane- ... Tissue type?
epithelial epidermis and connective tissue dermis ... (dense fib…
Anatomy and Physiology of the Integumentary System
skin
epidermis
basal layer
dermis
composed of two layers- dermis and epidermis
composed of stratified squamous epithelium
deepest layer in epidermis
middle layer of skin; called corium
skin
composed of two layers- dermis and epidermis
epidermis
composed of stratified squamous epithelium
34 terms
Anatomy & Physiology: The Integumentary System
integumentary system
what is our largest organ?
dermatology
what are the two main parts of the skin?
consists of the skin and accessory structures (hair, nails, g…
the skin
is the medical specialty for diagnosis and treatment of integ…
epidermis and dermis
integumentary system
consists of the skin and accessory structures (hair, nails, g…
what is our largest organ?
the skin
Anatomy and Physiology of the Integumentary System
Integumentary System
Skin
Sensory Receptors
Sweat glands
the skin and its accessory organs---sweat glands, sebaceous g…
largest organ of the body, primary function is protection, fo…
detect temperature, pain, touch, and pressure and are located…
assist the body in maintaining its internal temperature by cr…
Integumentary System
the skin and its accessory organs---sweat glands, sebaceous g…
Skin
largest organ of the body, primary function is protection, fo…
133 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: The Integumentary System
Jaundice
Cyanotic
Erythema
Pallor
Gives yellowish appearance to skin and white of eyes; indicat…
Bluish appearance of skin; due to blood not picking up adequa…
Redness of skin; caused by engorgement of capillaries in the…
Paleness of skin; occur because of shock or anemia
Jaundice
Gives yellowish appearance to skin and white of eyes; indicat…
Cyanotic
Bluish appearance of skin; due to blood not picking up adequa…
40 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: The Integumentary System
Two structures associated with the hai…
Cell types of epidermis
Organ system composed of skin, hair, a…
Function of nails
Sebaceous gland and arrector pili muscle
Squamous and basal
Integumentary
Protection of tips of fingers and toes, scratching
Two structures associated with the hai…
Sebaceous gland and arrector pili muscle
Cell types of epidermis
Squamous and basal
50 terms
Integumentary System - Physiology Test
Melanocytes
Langerhans
Merkel
Thick
About 8% of the epidermal cells are...
Cells that help with immune responses...
Cells that help to conduct nerve impulses...
Skin at the palms, soles, and fingertips...
Melanocytes
About 8% of the epidermal cells are...
Langerhans
Cells that help with immune responses...
60 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Integumentary system
Why is skin important?
Why is skin considered an organ?
What are the 2 tissues skin consist of?
What kind of tissue is the epidermis ?
protects the body from UV radiation, dehydration and pathogens
because it consist of 2 tissues
epidermis and dermis
epithelial tissue
Why is skin important?
protects the body from UV radiation, dehydration and pathogens
Why is skin considered an organ?
because it consist of 2 tissues
151 terms
Physiology Integumentary System Quiz
Powerpoint Notes
Skin
Consists of three major regions
Epidermis
...
(Integument)
Epidermis—superficial region... Dermis—middle region... Hypodermis…
—superficial region
Powerpoint Notes
...
Skin
(Integument)
33 terms
Physiology Test Integumentary System
Simple Columnar
Simple Columnar
Fibroblasts/cytes
Simple Cuboidal
found in respiratory and digestive tract. may have cilia and…
found in connective tissue and produces protein fibers such a…
found in loose connective tissue such as adipose, areolar and…
found lining ducts, tubes and outside of ovary.
Simple Columnar
found in respiratory and digestive tract. may have cilia and…
Simple Columnar
found in connective tissue and produces protein fibers such a…
22 terms
Physiology: Tissues and Integumentary System
The discipline dealing with the study…
High blood pressure damaging the linin…
What is the primary reason internal ho…
The inner layer of the skin, the dermi…
physiology
positive feedback
Wide swings in the internal environment interfere with normal…
connective tissue
The discipline dealing with the study…
physiology
High blood pressure damaging the linin…
positive feedback
68 terms
Anatomy/Physiology Integumentary System
What are the three types of epithelial…
Do epithelial membranes only contain e…
Cutaneous membranes are also known as
What is the main function of cutaneous…
Cutaneous, mucous, serous
No, various connective tissues
Skin or integument
Protects from mechanical, chemical, bacterial, UV radiation,…
What are the three types of epithelial…
Cutaneous, mucous, serous
Do epithelial membranes only contain e…
No, various connective tissues
19 terms
anatomy and physiology/ Integumentary system
Integumentary system
What kind of tissue is the epidermis
What kind of tissue is the dermis?
Which portion of the skin contains blo…
skin, hair, nails, sweet glands
Stratified squamous epithelial tissue
Dense connective tissue
epidermis
Integumentary system
skin, hair, nails, sweet glands
What kind of tissue is the epidermis
Stratified squamous epithelial tissue
39 terms
Physiology: Integumentary System
What are the functions of the integume…
How does the skin protect the body (4…
Loss of skin tissues lead to.....(2 th…
What occurs when the skin loses fluid?
Protection, Production of vitamin D, Temperature regulation,…
Protects underlying structures from abrasions ... Protection fro…
infection and fluid loss
Blood pressure is lowered
What are the functions of the integume…
Protection, Production of vitamin D, Temperature regulation,…
How does the skin protect the body (4…
Protects underlying structures from abrasions ... Protection fro…
59 terms
Anatomy & Physiology: Integumentary System
what does the Integumentary system con…
What is the origin of the Integumentar…
What is the largest organ in the human…
What are the functions of the Integume…
Skin, Hair, Nails
Ectoderm
Skin
protection, vitamin D, excrete, secrete, communication, synth…
what does the Integumentary system con…
Skin, Hair, Nails
What is the origin of the Integumentar…
Ectoderm
12 terms
Human Physiology (Integumentary System)
What are 4 major functions of the skin?
How does the skin protect us?
Describe the structure of the epidermis.
How does the dermis differ from the ep…
1. Protection... 2. Aids in body heat loss/gain... 3. Aids in excre…
-Mechanical Damage... -Chemical Damage... -Bacterial Damage... -Heat/C…
Keratinized- heavy deposits of a protein... -Stratified Squamous…
Epidermis has no blood supply, no nerves, and has 5 layers... De…
What are 4 major functions of the skin?
1. Protection... 2. Aids in body heat loss/gain... 3. Aids in excre…
How does the skin protect us?
-Mechanical Damage... -Chemical Damage... -Bacterial Damage... -Heat/C…
22 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: Integumentary System
Simple squamous
Stratified squamous
Simple cuboidal
Stratified cuboidal
one layer
multiple layers
one layer of cube-shaped cells
two or more layers of cube-shaped cells
Simple squamous
one layer
Stratified squamous
multiple layers
36 terms
integumentary system Physiology final
accessory organs in integumentary?
5 functions of integumentary
most superficial layer of skin?
what composes the epidermis?
nails, hair, glands, sensory receptors
Protective covering, ... Regulation of body temperature, ... Housin…
epidermis
keratinized stratified squamous epithelium
accessory organs in integumentary?
nails, hair, glands, sensory receptors
5 functions of integumentary
Protective covering, ... Regulation of body temperature, ... Housin…
32 terms
Physiology- integumentary system
The outer layer of skin is named the__…
The ____ is the thicker layer of skin?
The ____ layer has the most sensory re…
Which layer of the epidermis is most s…
Epidermis, epithelium
Dermis
Dermis
Stratum corneum
The outer layer of skin is named the__…
Epidermis, epithelium
The ____ is the thicker layer of skin?
Dermis
50 terms
Integumentary system anatomy and physiology
What does the integumentary system inc…
Epidermis
What does epidermis compose of?
Epidermis serves as a what kind of coa…
Skin, hair follicles(dead) nails, and glands(endocrine and ex…
Outer layer.
Keratinized stratefied squamos
Protective
What does the integumentary system inc…
Skin, hair follicles(dead) nails, and glands(endocrine and ex…
Epidermis
Outer layer.
26 terms
Anatomy and physiology: integumentary system
What are the 3 parts of the integument…
What are the functions of the integume…
List the layers of skin from the inner…
What are melanin and carotene?
Hair, skin, and nails
Protects body, maintains body temperatures, eliminates wastes…
Hypodermis or subcutaneous layer, dermis, epidermis
Melanin is darker skin and carotene is pigmentation
What are the 3 parts of the integument…
Hair, skin, and nails
What are the functions of the integume…
Protects body, maintains body temperatures, eliminates wastes…
112 terms
Anatomy and Physiology - The Integumentary System
Five General Functions of the Integument
Protection
Temperature Maintenance
Synthesis and Storage of Nutrients
Protection... Temperature maintenance ... Synthesis and storage of…
Skin Covers underlying tissues and prevents fluid loss
Skin regulates heat exchange with the environment
Epidermis synthesizes vitamin D3 (sunlight) and dermis stores…
Five General Functions of the Integument
Protection... Temperature maintenance ... Synthesis and storage of…
Protection
Skin Covers underlying tissues and prevents fluid loss
Anatomy and Physiology; Integumentary System
What are the functions of body membran…
What are the epithelial membranes?
What is cutaneous membrane (skin)?
What is the locations of Mucous?
they cover body surfaces, line body cavities, and form protec…
cutaneous, mucous, and serous
dry skin that acts as a protective boundary
mouth, esophagus, digestive tract, lamina propria, and lines…
What are the functions of body membran…
they cover body surfaces, line body cavities, and form protec…
What are the epithelial membranes?
cutaneous, mucous, and serous
53 terms
Anatomy and physiology integumentary system
Function of integumentary sytem
What is the integumentary system compo…
What type of tissue is found in the ep…
What type of tissue is found in the de…
-maintain body temp... -protect ... -provide sensory information
Skin... Hair... Oil/sweat glands... Nails... Sensory receptors
A vascular keratinized stratified squamous epithelium
Vascular dense irregular connective tissue
Function of integumentary sytem
-maintain body temp... -protect ... -provide sensory information
What is the integumentary system compo…
Skin... Hair... Oil/sweat glands... Nails... Sensory receptors
77 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: The Integumentary System
Dermis
How do nutrients reach the epidermis?
What are some synonyms for hypodermis?
What are the functions of the hypoderm…
-tough, leathery layer composed of fibrous connective tissue…
by diffusing through the tissue fluid from blood vessels in t…
subcutaneous, superficial facia
-stores fat... -hypodermis anchors the skin to the underlying st…
Dermis
-tough, leathery layer composed of fibrous connective tissue…
How do nutrients reach the epidermis?
by diffusing through the tissue fluid from blood vessels in t…
18 terms
Anatomy and Physiology - Integumentary System
The main organ of the integumentary sy…
Which one of the three layers (epiderm…
The dermis has two main layers. Which…
What is the most common connective tis…
Hair, nails and glands
The hypodermis
the papillary layer
dense irregular connective tissue.
The main organ of the integumentary sy…
Hair, nails and glands
Which one of the three layers (epiderm…
The hypodermis
17 terms
Anatomy and Physiology: Integumentary System
The epidermis is connected to the derm…
The basement membrane is made up of?
What is in the dermis?
What is the Meissner's corpuscle?
Basement Membrane
Connective Tissue
hair follicles, nerve endings, arteries, veins, meissner's co…
high in the dermis, light touch
The epidermis is connected to the derm…
Basement Membrane
The basement membrane is made up of?
Connective Tissue
30 terms
Anatomy and Physiology - integumentary system
name the layers of the epidermis from…
is the epidermise vascular or avascular?
what is the thickest layer in thin skin?
what is the thickest layer in skin/
-stratum corneum... -stratum lucidum... -startum granulosum ... -strat…
avascular
-stratum spinosum
stratum corneum
name the layers of the epidermis from…
-stratum corneum... -stratum lucidum... -startum granulosum ... -strat…
is the epidermise vascular or avascular?
avascular
31 terms
Anatomy and Physiology of the Integumentary System
keratin
Where does desquamation occur?
What is the outermost layer of the epi…
Which layer of the epidermis contains…
produced by keratinocytes... resist abrasion... reduce water loss
stratum corneum
stratum corneum
stratum lucidum
keratin
produced by keratinocytes... resist abrasion... reduce water loss
Where does desquamation occur?
stratum corneum
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