Chapter 4- Integumentary System (Disease and Disorders) Crossword
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Localized collection of pus
Scraping away of the skin by mechanical process
Inflammation of the skin and subcutaneous tissue caused by infection, characterized by redness, swelling, and fever
injury with no break in the skin, characterized by pain, swelling, and discoloration (also called a bruise)
noninfectious, inflammatory skin disease characterized by redness, blisters, scabs, and itching.
death of tissue caused by loss of blood supply followed by bacterial invasion (a form of necrosis)
Torn, ragged-edged wound
Any visible change in tissue resulting from injury or disease. It is a broad term that includes sores, wounds, ulcers, and tumors.
Chronic skin condition producing red lesions covered with silvery scales.
Disease characterized by chronic hardening (induration) of the connective tissue of the skin and other body organs.
Fungal infection of the skin, that may infect keratin of the skin, hair,and nails. (also called ringworm)

Skin Conditions, Infections and Lesions. Crossword

Skin Conditions, Infections and Lesions. Crossword
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Description

hereditary or inflammation rash by dry, sensitive, irritated skin.
common skin with redness and scaly, pinkish-yellow patches that have an oily appearance.
non-contagious inherited condition that produces and excess of thick, scaly, silvery skin.
dry or moist lesions
an allergic reaction that produces an eruption of wheals
changes in the structure of skin
discoloration on the skin surface
solid formation above the skin, often caused by reaction.
small elevation of skin; inflammation
fluid filled elevation in the skin caused by localized accumulation
a solid mass within the skin
abnormal membranous sac containing a gaseous substance.
appears as an condition or disease
a dried mass that is remains of an oozing sore
a mechanical abrasion of the epidermis.
the shedding of dead skin cells of the uppermost layer of the epidermis.
a formation resulting from a lesion.
a deep crack or line in the skin.
an open lesion visible on the surface of the skin.
an infection caused by a pathogenic bacteria or virus.
highly contagious viral infection, blister like cluster.
caused by the varicella-voter virus; chickenpox.
bacterial infection caused by staphylococcus.
medical for ringworm.
A fungal infection affecting the trunk,legs or arms characterized by pink rash and itching.
also called verruca, HPV; produce keratotic skin growths.
type of yeast infection
acute and very contagious form of conjunctivitis.
also known as pityriasis versicolor, and tri-color yeast infection.

Milady Chapter 8 Skin Disease & Disorders Crossword

Milady Chapter 8 Skin Disease & Disorders Crossword
Type
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Description

Small, brownish spot or blemish on the skin. Ranging in color from pale tan to brown or to bluish black
Large blister containing fluid
Cannot survive in the presence of oxygen
Crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis
Small blister or sac containing clear fluid, lying within or just beneath the epidermis
Abnormal growth of the skin
Itchy, swollen lesion that lasts only a few hours; caused by a blow or scratch, the bite of an insect, urticaria or nettle sting. Ex. Hives and mosquito bites
Darker than normal pigmentation
Chronic condition appears on the cheeks and nose, characterized by redness, distended or dilated surface blood vessels
Bacterial infection commonly known as pink eye
An inflammatory, often chronic disease of the skin characterized by moderate to severe inflammation, scaling, and severe itching
Contagious bacterial skin infection characterized by weeping lesions
Also known as cicatrix
Allergic reaction created by repeated exposure to a chemical or a substance
Abnormal brown-colored or wine-colored skin discoloration
Flat spot or discoloration on the skin
Foul-smelling prespiration
Also known as wart
Technical term for freckles
Also known as a birthmark
Liver spots
Hereditary condition that causes hypo pigmented spots and splotches on the skin, may be related to thyroid conditions
Abnormal, rounded, solid lump above, within, or under the skin
Absence on pigment, resulting in light or white splotches
Skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping
Open lesion on the skin or mucous membrane of the body, accompanied by pus and loss of skin depth
Inflammatory condition of the skin
Congenital hypopigmentation
Skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver-white scales; usually found on the scalp, elbows, knees, chest, and lower back
Thick scar
Blackheads
Dead cells that form over a wound or blemish
Closed, abnormally developed sac containing fluid, pus, semi-fluid, or morbid matter

Skin Disorders and dieases Crossword

Skin Disorders and dieases Crossword
Type
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Description

a mark on the skin that may indicate an injury or damage that changes the structure of tissues or organs.
lesions that are a different color than the color of the skin and/or lesions that are raised above the surface of the skin.
a large blister containing a watery fluid
a closed, abnormally developed sac that contains fluid, pus, semifluid, or morbid matter, above or below the skin
any flat spot or discoloration on the skin, such as a freckle or a red spot, left after a pimple has healed
a solid bump larger than .4 inches that can be easily felt
a small elevation on the skin that contains no fluid but may develop pus
a raised, inflamed, papule with a white or yellow center containing pus in the top of the lesion
an abnormal, rounded, solid lump above, within, or under the skin; larger than a papule
an abnormal mass varying in size, shape, and color
a small blister or sac containing clear fluid, lying within or just beneath the epidermis
an itchy, swollen lesion that lasts only a few hours; caused by a blow or scratch, an insect bite, etc...
characterized by piles of material on the skin surface, such as a crust or scab, or by depressions in the skin surface
dead cells that form over a wound or blemishwhile it is healing, an accumulation of sebum and pus, sometimes mixedwith epidermal material
a skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping
a crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis
a thick scar resulting from excessive growth of fibrous tissue
a lightly raised mark on the skin formed after an injury or lesion of the skin has healed
anaother name for a scar
an open lesion on the skin or mucous membrane of the body, accompanied by loss of skin depth and possibly weeping of fluids or pus
when the follicle is closed and not exposed to the environment, the sebum remains white or cream colored an is a ___________
another named for a closed comedo is
benign, keratin filled cysts that appear just under the epidermis and have no visible opening
a skin disorder characterized by chronic inflammation of the sebaceous glands from retained secretions and bacteria
a large protruding pocket-like lesion filled with sebum
a skin condition caused by an inflammation of the sebaceous glands
a chronic condition that appears primarily on the cheeks and nose
a deficiency in perspiration, often a result of fever or certain diseases
foul-smelling perspiration
excessive sweating, caused by heat or general body weakness
also known as prickly heat, is an acute inflammatory disorder of the sweat glands

Pigment disorders of the skin Crossword

Pigment disorders of the skin Crossword
Type
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Description

A.k.a. "Pinkeye"; infection of the eye(s) and may be caused by a bacteria or a virus
Broad term used to describe any inflammatory condition of the skin
Contagious bacterial skin infection characterized by weeping lesions and usually caused by staphylococcus bacteria.
Inflammatory, uncomfortable, and often chronic disease of the skin; includes scaling and sometimes severe itching
Recurring viral infection that often presents as a fever blister (no spaces)
Skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver-white scales
Abnormal discolorations
Darker than normal pigmentation
The absence of pigment, resulting in light or white splotches
Absence of melanin in the body
"Mask of pregnancy", hyperpigmentation in spots that are not elevated
"freckles"
Light, abnormal patches caused by a burn, scar, inflammation, or congenital disease
"birthmark"
Abnormal brown-colored or wine-colored skin discoloration with a circular or irregular shape
The change in pigmentation of skin caused by exposure to the sun or UV light
Hereditary condition that causes hypopigmented spots and splotches on the skin that often appear milky white

Integumentary Medical Terminology Crossword

Integumentary Medical Terminology Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

small pus containing lesion
redness of the skin
a bruise
scratching off the skin
another term for head lice
baldness
a hard crust/scar usually caused by a burn
a strep or staph skin infection marked by vesicles that rupture and form yellow crusts especially around the mouth and nose
removal of tissue from an infected lesion
hives
a test for TB
necrotic or dead tissue
scales or layers
redness in skin caused by some substance such as a food
removal of tissue from body for examination

Chapter 7 Crossword

Chapter 7 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a condition characterized by an excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body
a membranous sac or cavity of abnormal character containing fluid
a region in an organ or tissue which has suffered damage through injury or disease
a long narrow opening in the form of a crack or groove
a small, raised, solid, pimple or swelling
a small blister or pimple on the skin containing pus
a red, swollen mark left on flesh by a blow or pressure
let or force out blood from the vessel that naturally contains it into the surrounding area
a bruise
discoloring of the skin resulting from bleeding underneath the skin
a new and abnormal growth of tissue in some part of the body, especially as a characteristic of cancer
severe itching of the skin, as symptom of various ailments
a bluish discoloration of the skin resulting from poor circulation or inadequate oxygenation of the blood
a person or animal having congenital absence of pigment in the skin and hair and eyes
localized death and decomposition of body tissue, resulting from either obstructed circulation or bacterial infection

CH 8 -SKIN DISORDERS AND DISEASES Crossword

CH 8 -SKIN DISORDERS AND DISEASES Crossword
Type
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Description

Thin, dry, or oily plates of epidermal flakes.
An uncomfortable and often chronic, disease of the skin, characterized by inflammation, scaling and sometimes severe itching.
Congenital leukoderma or the absence of melanin pigment of the body, including the hair, skin and eyes.
Deficiency in perspiration, often a result of fever or certain skin diseases.
Term that means - cannot survive in the presence of oxygen.
Condition characterized by increased pigmentation on the skin in spots that are not elevated.
Most common and least severe type of skin cancer; often characterized by light or pearly nodules
The main source for acne bacteria is ______.
A freckle is an example of a mark on the skin called a __________.
A large blister containing a watery fluid is a ________.
A flat spot or discoloration on the skin is a _______.
An inflamed pimple containing pus.
An abnormal cell mass that varies in size, color, and shape.
A thick scar resulting from excessive growth of fibrous tissue is known as a ______.
Distended or dilated surface blood vessels.
Hypertrophy of the papillae and epidermis is a _______.
The American cancer society recommends using a checklist to recognize potential skin cancer or changes in moles, using the letter b to check mole ________.
Excessive sweating caused by heat or general body weakness.
A non-contagious skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver- white scales found on the scalp.
Benign, keratin filled cysts that appear just under the epidermis and have no visible opening are called ________.

Nail Diseases and Disorders Crossword

Nail Diseases and Disorders Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A condition caused by injury or disease on the nail unit
A blood clot under the nail plate. Dark purplish spot.
Nail plate that is weaker and curved on the free edge
Depressions running across the width of the natural nail plate.
Skin around the nail plate splits and tears.
Whitish discolorations of the nail.
Darkening on the fingernails and toenails.
Nails turns a variety of colors.
Bitten Nails.
Highly curved nail plate.
Vertical lines running the lenght of the natural nail plate.
Injury to the nail bed that dmages capillaries.
Deep or sharp curvature at the free edge.
Contagious; Can be transmitted through contaminated implements.
Shows signs of infection or inflammation should not be treated in a salon.
Red itchy rash in the spaces between the toes.

Nail diseases and disorders Crossword

Nail diseases and disorders Crossword
Type
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Description

Fungal infection of the nail which causes discolouration and lifting
Fungal infection showing as red rings on the skin
Skin of the feet goes white and peels away
Toenail that grows into the surrounding tissue
Lifting of the nail plate from the nail bed due to trauma
Red inflammed infection which affected the sides of the nail, may be bacterial or fungal
Nail biting
Overgrowth of the cuticle which grows up the nail plate and may tear
White spots on the nail plate due to trauma or diet related
Ridges that run vertically up the nail
A disorder caused by injury to the nail (such as bruise or burn) is called
A disorder caused by an internal problem (such as eczema or illness) is called
A disorder caused by an infestation of animal origin
Lack of circulation in the nail results in __________ nails
A small split or tear in the side of the nail is called a
Frail or very thin and brittle nails is known as __________ nails
A contagious viral infection which causes round raised lumps on hands and fingers

Soft Tissue Injuries Crossword

Soft Tissue Injuries Crossword
Type
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Description

an injury to the soft tissues
include the layers of the skin, fat and muscle
the simplest closed wound also known as a bruise
injuries that break the skins outer layer
soft tissue damage occurs beneath the surface of skin , leaving the outer layer intact
skin that has been rubbed or scraped away
a cut, usually from a sharp object
an injury in which a portion of the skin, and sometimes other soft tissue, is partially or completely torn away
the skin is pierced with a pointed object
when a part of the body receives a crushing force
the removal of a limb
when the object remains in the wound
simplest closed wound also know as a bruise
soft tissue injury caused by heat, chemicals, electricity and radiation
involves only the top layer of skin
involves both layers of skin
destroys both layers of skin and may involve fat, muscle, bones and nerves
outer layer of the skin
inner layer of the skin