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autoantibodies
autoimmune
systemic
raynauds
malaise
butterflyrash
alopecia
seizures
photosensitivity
inflammation
anorexia
fever

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The Immune System Word Search

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Rheumatid Arthritis
Lupus
Allergies
Interferon
Killer T cells
Pathogen
Helper T Cell
Fever
Autoimmune Disease
Antihistamine
Immune Response
Inflammatory Response
Antibiotic
Vaccine
Macrophage
T-Cell
B-Cell
Bone Marrow
Thymus Gland
Leukocyte
Lymphocyte
Antibody
Antigen
Immunology

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Lupus Erythematosus Word Search

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ALOPECIA
ARTHRALGIA
DISCOID
FEVER
MALAISE
MYOCARDITIS
PERICARDITIS
RENAL FAILURE
SEIZURES
STROKE
THROMBOCYTOPENIA
BUTTERFLY RASH

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Musculoskeletal Crossword

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caused by disruption of blood vessels with blood dispersing through the tissues Ecchymosis
a protective mechanism to prevent further injury Muscle spasms
oxygen and food can diffuse through this gel Cartilage
reservoir for calcium, phosphorus, magnesium Bone
bone building cells osteoblast
live in mature bone and maintains extracellular matrix Osteocytes
breaks down extracellular matrix, bone chewing Osteoclast-
hormone that maintains serum calcium levels and prevents excessive serum phosphate parathyroid
needed to absorb calcium vitamin D
released by thyroids when blood calcium is too high, inhibiting release from bone Calcitonin
contains synathroses, diathroses, synovial membrane, menisci joints
connects muscles to bone tendons
connects bones to bones Ligaments-
complete tear separation of tendon or ligament from its bony attachment avulsion
compromised circulation with increased pressure resulting in nerve and muscle death compartment syndrome
bone infection form parasites or bacteria Osteomyelitis
lateral curvature of the spine scoliosis
metabolic bone disorder where rate of bone resorption accelerates as bone formation slows- loss of bone mass osteoporosis
- metabolic disease with delayed or inadequate mineralization of osteoid in mature or compact bone (Rickets in children) osteomalacia
chronic systemic inflammatory autoimmune disease causing inflammation of connective tissue, especially symmetrical joints Rheumatoid arthritis
chronic disease of connective tissue that may involve organs with a clinical sign of butterfly rash Systemic Lupus Erythematous
is NOT a diagnosis but a description of decreased bone density inconsistent with age, race, genetics osteopenia

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Medical Terminology Crossword

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________ syndrome is caused by excessive cortisol. Symptoms include weight gain, "moon face" and "buffalo hump" Cushings
Detached ______ is the cause of sudden loss of vision, often described as "a curtain over the visual field" Retina
Symptoms include numbness or paralysis on one side, confusion, and severe headache Stroke
A stroke caused by a bleed in the brain Hemorrhagic
A stroke caused by a lack of oxygen to the brain Ischemic
A stroke caused by a blockage cutting off perfusion Embolic
Polyuria, polydypsia, and polyphagia are all symptoms of this Diabetes
Decreased urine output, fluid retention, and shortness of breath are symptoms of _____ failure Renal
A fruity breath odor can indicate diabetic ____________ Ketoacidosis
You might observe blanching of the skin, inflammation, or cool temperature with this complication following IV placement Infiltration
Hives, swollen tongue, and constriction of the airway are all symptoms of this life-threatening reaction Anaphylaxis
Lower right quadrant pain, fever, nausea and vomiting are symptoms of ___________ and warrants immediate medical attention Appendicitis
Shortness of breath, cough, and chest pain are all symptoms of this pulmonary issue caused by a clot Embolism
Pain and swelling in the leg and pain in the calf are indicators of Deep Vein __________ caused by a clot Thrombosis
___________ Syndrome occurs when increased pressure causes circulation to an area to be restricted, most commonly seen in patients with casts Compartment
The facial "butterfly rash" is characteristic of this autoimmune disease Lupus
Joint pain, redness, warmth, and stiffness are all symptoms of __________ Arthritis Rheumatoid
This type of arthritis usually affects the big toe and manifests in warmth, swelling, redness, and acute onset of pain Gout
Jaundice, easy bruising, and fatigue are symptoms of _________ of the liver which can occur in patients who use alcohol or have viral Hepatitis B or C Cirrhosis
Asymmetry, Border irregularity, varying Color, large Diameter and Evolution or change are all indicators of ________ in a mole Melanoma
A tuberculin (PPD) skin test is performed to test for this infectious disease. Symptoms include a productive cough, chills and sweating at night, anorexia, and fatigue Tuberculosis

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Properties of the Hair & Scalp Crossword

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abnormal hair loss alopecia
hair loss that is characterized by miniaturization of terminal hair that is converted into vellus hair Androgenic alopecia
opposite of female male
opposite of male female
autoimmune disorder that causes that affected hair follicles to be mistakenly attacked by a person's own immune system alopecia areata
oral prescription medication for men only finasteride
a topical medication that is put on the scalp twice a day and has been proven to stimulating hair growth. minoxidile
cause by excessive pulling; tight hair styling alopecia traction
complete body hair loss alopecia universalis
total scalp hair loss alopecia totalis
temporary hair loss experienced at the end of a pregnancy postpartum alopecia

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PREFIX AND SUFFIX CROSSWORD PUZZLE

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-CIDAL KILLING
ONE WHO ICIAN
-AC PERTAININGTO
-ALGIA PAIN
REMOVAL APHERESIS
CARBON DIOXIDE CAPNIA
HERNIA CELE
SPERATE CRIT
CELL CYTE
SURGIAL REMOVAL ECTOMY
VOMITING EMESIS
BLOODCONDITION EMIA
BEGINING GENESIS
X-RAY FILM GRAM
-IA ABNORMAL
-IATRY PHYSICIAN
-ICTAL SEIZURE
INFLAMMATION ITIS
LYSIS DESTROY
OSTEO- BONE
CROOKED ANKYL
FLUID LYMPH
ILE- INTESTINE
JOINT ARTHR
PREGNANT GRAVID

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Immune System Search Word Search

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RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
LUPUS
ALLERGIES
INTERFERON
KILLER T CELLS
PATHOGEN
HELPER T CELL
FEVER
AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE
ANTIHISTAMINE
IMMUNE RESPONSE
INFLAMMATORY RESPONSE
ANTIBIOTIC
MACROPHAGE
VACCINE
T-CELL
B-CELL
BONE MARROW
THYMUS GLAND
LEUKOCYTE
LYMPHOCYTE
ANTIBODY
ANTIGEN
IMMUNOLOGY

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Mental Health Word Search

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stress
social
environment
motivation
pain
anorexia
eating disorder
personalities
life
hereditary
isolation
treatments
mood
feelings
symptoms
psychological
mental
ilness
bipolar
anxiety
health
depression

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Acquired Hemophilia Word Search

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Urogenital Bleeding
Acquired Hemophilia
Autoantibodies
Autoimmune
Bleeding
Blood Disorder
Bruising
Clotting
Elderly
Epistaxis
Factor VIII
Hematomas
Hematuria
Immune System
Inherited
Local Bleeding
Lupus
Novoseven RT
Rare Disorder
Rituximab
Sjogren Syndrome

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Integumentary system Crossword

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Abnormal condition of whiteness Albinism
Abnormal condition of baldness Alopecia
Being without little blood vessels Avascular
Presents of bedsore, pressure sore Decubitus
Inflammation of the skin Dermatitis
Upon the skin; top layer of skin Epidermis
Above normal heat Hyperthermia
Below normal heat Hypothermia
Tumor of blackness, usually malignant Melanoma
Presence of pimples Papilla
Pertaining to oil glands Sebaceous
Horny layer of skin Stratum corneum
Approximately 12-15% of total body weight Skin
Repair that takes longer to heal and has more scar tissue Secondary repair
True skin, connective tissue, vascular Dermis
Also called hypodermal layer, attaches the muscle Subcutaneous layer
Comprised most of the epidermis and makes keratin Keratinocytes
Sensory receptors for touch Merkel cells
Makes melanin Melanocytes
Affective in the defense of the skin against microorganisms Langerhans cells
Causes silvery white scales Psoriasis
Painful bacterial infection of the hair follicles or sebaceous glands Boils
Deep flat slightly acidic layer of skin Stratum Corneum
Only on palms and soles of the feet Stratum lucidim
Keratinization process begins Stratum Granulosm
Contains melanocytes and langerhans cells Stratum spinosom
Deepest layer of skin that is always dividing Stratum germinatiuom
Same as a vesicle only greater than 10 mm Bulla
Localized changed in skin color of less than 1 cm in diameter Macule
Solid and elevated; however, they extend deeper than papules into the dermis or subcutaneous tissue, greater than 10 mm Nodules
Solid, elevated lesion less than 1 cm in diameter Papule
Vesicles or bullae that is filled with pus, usually described as less than .5 cm in diameter Pustule
A depression lesion of the epidermis and upper papillary layer of the dermis Ulcer
The same as a nodule only greater than 2 cm Tumor
Accumulation of fluid between the upper layers of the skin; elevated mass containing serous fluid; less than 10 mm Vesicle
Localized edema in the epidermis causing irregular elevation that may be red or pale, may be itchy Hives
Increased sensitivity to sunlight and the risk of getting sunburned Photosensitive
Blocks UVA and UVB rays Sunscreen
Measures the percentage of the body burned Rule of nines
Where the nail is formed Matrix

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