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______ is a pigment that absorbs UV radiation from sunlight and prevents the radiation from harming structures in the skin's underlying layers
The ______ rule lists signs and symptoms of malignant melanoma
______ promotes healing because more blood travels to the area, and the extra blood carries more nutrients and defensive cells to clear up the cause of the inflammation
The rule of ______ is a quick way to estimate the extent of body surface area affected by a burn
A partial-thickness burn injury that affects 9% or more of the body surface is likely to result in ______
Burns to the ______ almost require emergency medical treatment
Do not remove the shirt or anything else that is sticking to the burn. Cool the burn with large amounts of ______ , but not cold, water
What a person is hot, dermal blood vessels ______ , carrying body heat to the body's surface where it can escape
When a person is cold, the dermal blood vessels ______ to prevent the heat in blood from escaping
______ is mostly adipose tissue
______ are the most common cell type in the epidermis
______ is deposited throughout the layers of the epidermis
The ______ is the most complex skin layer, it contains all the major tissue types including epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissue
______ is a durable protein that makes the epidermis waterproof and resistant to bacteria and viruses
______ glands are located in the dermis
When the supply of oxygen in the blood is low, the skin looks rather pale or ______
A person with a rich supply of oxygenated blood will have skin that is a ______ or rosy hue
______ melanoma is the most agressive skin cancer
______ ______ carcinoma accounts for approx 90% of all skin cancers in the United States and rarely spreads to other body parts
A new mole, or existing mole that itches or bleeds, maybe be a warning sign of ______ ______
______ ______ carcinomas arise from flat cells of the epidermis
people who have a melanoma at an advance stage may need ______
melanoma has ______ different stages, treatment depends on which stage the patient is experiencing when the melanoma is discovered.
The causes of ______ are mostly unknown, but it is thought to be a type of allergy or the result of an often unknown underlying inflammatory condition
Herpes ______ types 1 and 2 are both cause by a virus
The cause of blood vessel dilation in ______ is unknown
______ is more commonly known as lice and comes in three forms: head, body, and pubic
______ is caused by staphylococcal and sterptococcal bacteria
______ is so highly contagious that it is wise to treat the entire family if one member is infected. They are mites that burrow beneath the skin and lay eggs
______ usually results from shaving or excess rubbing of skin areas
______ is most likely an inherited autoimmune disorder, causes distinctive silvery, scaly skin lesions
______ sweat glands produce a water type of sweat and are activated primarily by heat
______ glands are most numerous in the armpitss and groin and they contain a high amount of protein
A ______ or first degree burn involves only the epidermis and is characterized by pain, redness, and swelling
A full-thickness or ______-degree burn involves all layers of the skin and often the underlying structures such as muscles and bones, the skin frequently looks black or charred
A sore that does not go away may indicate a ______ cancer. Both basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma can appear as a red sore with a waxy appearance
Herpes ______ is caused by the same virus as chickenpox and becomes dormant in people who have had chickenpox, but can become active later in life to cause shingles

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