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apocrine sweat gland

puberty sweat

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basal layer

-base
-forms new cells

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eecrine sweat glands

normal sweat

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epithelium

layer on outer/inner surf of body

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parynychium

soft tissue surrounding nail border

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squamous epithelium

flat/scale like (make up epidermis)

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stratified

arranged in layers

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stratum corneum

flattened keratinized cells (outermost layer of epiderm)

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caus/o

burn

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cauter/o

heat

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cutane/o

skin

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diaphor/o

profuse sweating

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erythem/o

redness

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hidr/o

sweat

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ichthy/o

dry, scaly

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kerat/o

hard

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leuk/o

white

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lip/o

fat

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melan/o

black

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myc/o

fungus

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onych/o

nail

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phyt/o

plant

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pil/o

hair

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rhytid/o

wrinkle

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seb/o

sebum

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squam/o

scale-like

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steat/o

fat

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trich/o

hair

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ungu/o

nail

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xanth/o

yellow

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xer/o

dry

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anthrac/o

black

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chlor/o

green

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cirrh/o

tawny yellow

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eosin/o

rosy

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lute/o

yellow

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poli/o

grey

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crust

dried sebum/debris

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cyst

thick walled sac w/ fluid/semisolid material

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fissure

groove/crack like sore

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nodule

solid, round 1 cm or more

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papule

small less that 1 cm elevation

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polyp

growth from mucous memb

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pustule

pus

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vesicle

small collection of clear fluid

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petechia

small pin point hemorrage

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pruritis

itching

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cellulitis

infection marked by local heat, redness, pain, and swelling

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eczema

inflammatory skin disease w/ erythematous, papulovesicular, or papalosquamous lesions

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exanthematous viral diseases

rash due to virus

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gangrene

death of tissue

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impetigo

bact inflamm skin disease w/ vesicles, pustules, crusted over lesions

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psoriasis

silvery grey scales

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scabies

parasite

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scleroderma

hardening/shrinking of CT

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systemic lupus

chronic inflammatory disease of collagen

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tinea

infection from fungus

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urticaria

wheals(hives)

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vitiligo

loss of pigmentation

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keratosis

thick lesion assoc w/ skin damage/aging

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nevus

pigmented lesion; mole

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verruca

wart caused by virus

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Kaposi sarcoma

cancer cutaneous nodules

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mohs surgery

each slice of malignant tumor examined