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integumentary/o-

skin

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cutane/o-

skin

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-ous

pertaining to

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cut/i-

skin

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derm/o-

skin

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dermat/o-

skin

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derm/o-

skin

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Epidermis

outermost layer of skin, ketatin, a hard, fibroud protein

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epi-

upon

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melanin

a dark brwon or black pigment/chemical subs

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Suntan

increase sun UV rays= excessive/incresase melanin

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Sunburn

prolong sun exposure= decrease melanin absorption

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sebum

fat

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sudor/i-

sweat

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fer/o-

to bear

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piloerection

goose bump, erector muscles at the base of the hair follicle

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Pil/o-

hair

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erect/o-

to stand up

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Ecchymosis

a 3 cm in diameter or larger area of hemorrhage under the skin

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Ecchym/o-

blood in tissues

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contusion

bleeding of any size under the skin bruising

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hematoma

elevated collection of blood under the skin

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hemat/o-

blood

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-oma

tumor, mass

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Exudate

oozing fluid

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dermat/o-

skin

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Pruritis

itchy skin

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Xeroderma

dry skin

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xer/o-

dry

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-derma

skin