The Integumentary System (Disorder,Conditions and Diseases (page 1)

  1. Disease
    An abnormal condition of the body or the mind that causes dysfunctional or discomfort
  2. Disorder
    A functional abnormality or disturbance
  3. Conditions
    A state of being in health, a disease, such as heart conditon
  4. Acne Vulgaris
    A common skin disease that affects 85-100% of people at sometime during their lives
  5. Acne Vulgaris
    Affects the areas of skin with the densest population of sebaceous follicles
  6. Sebaceous Follicles
    These areas include the face, the upper part of the chest and back
  7. Psoriasis
    Can appear anywhere on the body, but it's most commonly found on the elbows, knees, scalp and lower back
  8. Psoriasis
    Skin typically becomes red and inflamed and may form white scaly patches
  9. Psoriasis
    Can be quite painful and may itch, crock and bleed 
  10. Psoriasis
    A disease of the immune system
  11. Eczema
    Causes dry redened skin  that itches or burns
  12. Eczema
    Intense itching is generally the first symptom in most cases of.....
  13. Eczema
    • Sometimes leads to blisters and oozing lesions.
    • Also can result in dry and scaly skin
  14. "Dermatitis"
    Inflammation of the skin
  15. Contact Dermatitis
    The skin becomes extremely itchy adn inflamed, causing rednessm swelling, cracking,weeping,  crusting and scaling
  16. Contact Dermatitis
    Dry skin is a very common complaint
  17. Tinea Pedis
    Is also called Athletes' Foot
  18. Tinea Pedis
    A very common skin infection of the foot caused by fungus
  19. Tinea Pedis
    When the feet ot other ares of the body stay moist, warm and irritated, this fungus can thrive adn infect the upper layer of the skin
  20. Tinea Pedis
    The fungus can also be spread directly from person to person or by contact with these objects
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The Integumentary System (Disorder,Conditions and Diseases (page 1)
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