Ch 8 Skin Disorders and Diseases

  1. A freckle is an example of a...
    lesion
  2. For which of the following lesions must the cosmetologist refer to a physician?
    Bulla
  3. Large blister containing watery fluid
    Bulla
  4. Flat spot or discoloration on the skin
    Macule
  5. Raised, inflamed papule with a white or yellow center containing pus. Happens when dead white blood cells accumulate
    pustule
  6. Abnormal mass varying in size, shpae, and color
    Tumor
  7. Which of the following is an example of a primary lesion?
    Wheal
  8. Dead cells that for over a wound or blemish while healing
    Crust
  9. Skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping
    Excoriation
  10. Crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis; examples include chapped hands, lips, or feet
    Fissure
  11. Which of the following is an example of a secondary lesion?
    Keloid
  12. A thick scar resulting from excessive growth of fibrous tissue
    Keloid
  13. Open lesion on the skin or mucous membrane of the body; accompanies by loss of skin depth and possibly weeping of fluids or pus
    Ulcer
  14. An open ____ is a follicle filled with keratin and pus
    comedo
  15. another name for whitehead
    closed comedo
  16. benign, keratin-filled cysts that appear just under the epidermis and have no visible opening
    milia
  17. ____ are commonly associated with newborn babies and usually found around the eyes, cheeks, and forehead
    milia
  18. chronic inflammation of the sebaceous glands from retained secretions
    acne
  19. a large, protuding pocket-like lesion filled with sebum
    A sebaceous gland
  20. a skin condition cause by an inflammation of the sebaceous glands, an is often characterized by redness, dry or oily scaling, and/or itchiness
    Seborrheic dermatitis
  21. Rosacea is aggravated by the ingestion of what?
    spicy foods
  22. infection of the eye(s) and may be caused by a bacteria or a virus
    conjuctivitis
  23. fever blister or cold sore that is contagious
    Herpes simplex II
  24. skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver-white scales and is usually found on the scalp elbows, knees, chest, and lower back
    Psoriasis
  25. congenital hypopigmentation, or absence of melanin pigment in the body, including the skin, hair, and eyes
    Albinism
  26. an abnormal brown-colored or wine-colored skin dsicolorationwith a circular or irregular shape
    Stain
  27. hypertrophy of the papillae and epidermis
    verruca
  28. Most common and least sever skin cancer
    Basal Cell Carcinoma
  29. Skin cancer characterized by scaly red papules or nodules
    Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  30. Skin cancer characterized by black or dark brown patches on the skin that ay appear uneven in texture, jagged, or raised
    Malignant Melanoma
  31. Approx 80-85% of the symptoms of aging skina re caused by the accumulation of damaging rays from the ___
    sun
  32. UV rays reach the skin in 2 different forms:
    UVA and UVB
  33. burning rays, cause sunburns, tanning of the skin, and majority of skin cancers
    UVB rays
  34. What are the 2 types of contact dermatitis?
    allergic & irritant
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Ch 8 Skin Disorders and Diseases
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