Pharm Ch56

  1. the largest organ of the body
    skin
  2. an acute,diffuse, spreading infection involving the skin,subcutaneous tissue & sometimes muscle
    cellulitis
  3. a pus-generating,contagious skin infection that is usually caused by staph or strep
    carbuncle
  4. an infestation with lice
    pediculosis
  5. a contagious disease caused by the itch mite
    scabies
  6. the layer of skin that contains blood and lymphatic vessels,nerves & nerves endings,glands,and hair follicles
    dermis
  7. a fungal skin disease also known as ringworm
    tinea
  8. an example of a drug that is used as a skin preperation
    chlorhexidine
  9. another name for a boil
    furuncle
  10. drug that used to treat the infestations of itch mite and and lice
    lindane
  11. hair growth drug that is applied topically
    minoxidil
  12. trade name for an anti-acne drug that is rated pregnancy category X
    accutane
  13. generic name for antiviral drug used to treat herpes simplex types 1 & 2
    acyclovir
  14. clotrimazole and miconazole are _______ drugs
    antifungal
  15. a wound care drug that selectively removes necrotic tissue but does not harm normal tissue
    collagenase
Author
schooley
ID
129813
Card Set
Pharm Ch56
Description
Pharm Ch 56
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