Flashcards in Integumentary System (Skin, Hair, Nails)- Level 2 Deck (13):
Splitting apart or separation of the skin, usually along suture lines.
Palpable fluid underneath the skin which usually indicates pus collection.
Localized swelling filled with blood, resulting from ruptured blood vessels
The darkening of an area of skin
Hardened area of soft tissue
Inflammation of the lymphatic vessels which usually appears as red striking on the skin
Flat, res spots on the skin.
A rash characterized by a flat, red area on the skin covered with small, confluent bumps.
Small, raised bumps
Containing both blood and serum
Beneath the nail
Hives; a red, raised, pruritic rash which is usually a sign of an allergic reaction. Also called wheals.