A&P Lab Test 7

  1. lunula
    portion of nail body near the cuticle
  2. stratum corneum
    outermost layer of epidermis
  3. apocrine sweat gland
    become active after puberty in axillary and groin regions
  4. melanin
    epidermal pigment
  5. dermis
    inner layer of skin
  6. merocrine sweat gland
    responds to elevated body temperature
  7. epidermis
    general name of entire superficial layer of the skin
  8. sebaceous gland
    gland that secretes an oily mixture called sebum
  9. keratin
    tough protein of nails and hair
  10. stratum basale
    cell division and deepest layer of epidermis
  11. hair follicle
    tubelike part that contains the root of the hair
  12. arrector pili muscle
    causes hair to stand on end and goose bumps to appear
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A&P Lab Test 7
test 1