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Flashcards in integumentary system Deck (22):
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Rheumatoid Arthritis

Degenerative Joint Disease

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linchefication

thickened skin due to scratching

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fissure

crack in epidermis

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keloid

overproduction of scar tissue

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vitiligo

loss of pigmentation

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ecchymosis

bruising

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xerosis

dry skin associated with eczematous condition

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impetigo

superficial pustular

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folliculitis

superficial pustular infection of hair follicles

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candidasis

yeast infection , mouth, vagina, skin folds

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eczema

chronic relapsing inflammatory response

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contact dermatitis

inflammatory response to a variety of substances

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atopic dermatitis

familial tendency rt drugs

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psoriasis

chronic relapsing autoimmune disorder

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Steven Johnson's syndrome

serve form of erythma (mild form)

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urticaria

well demarcated disseminated wheals and hives

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malignant melanoma

mole characterized by ABCD

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ABCD

Asymmetry
Border irregular
Color non-uniform
Diameter larger than 6 mm

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basal cell carcinoma

fleshy nodule telectangia with a 95% cure rate

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squamous cell carcinoma

induratre papule, plaque, nodule thick scale, eroded, crusted, ulcerated, sun exposed areas

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curvatures and ridges in the nails are due to

aging

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alopecia

hair loss, stress, psych, hypothyroid