Milady Chapter 8 Skin Disease & Disorders Crossword
Type
Crossword
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

Pigment disorders of the skin Crossword

Pigment disorders of the skin Crossword
Type
Crossword
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

Skin Disorders and dieases Crossword

Skin Disorders and dieases Crossword
Type
Crossword
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

CH 8 -SKIN DISORDERS AND DISEASES Crossword

CH 8 -SKIN DISORDERS AND DISEASES Crossword
Type
Crossword
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 ________.

Chapter 4- Integumentary System (Disease and Disorders) Crossword

Chapter 4- Integumentary System (Disease and Disorders) Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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 Disorders & Diseases Crossword

Skin Disorders & Diseases Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Chronic inflammation of the sebaceous glands from retained secreations and bacteria
An absence of melanin pigment of the body
Inability to sweat
Most common and least severe type of skin cancer
Foul smelling perspiration
Large blister containing a watery fluid
Pinkeye
Inflammation of the skin caused by having contact with chemicals
An accumulation of seabum and pus
Morbid matter above or below the skin
Moderate to severe inflammation, scaling, and sometimes severe itching
Environmental factors that contribute to aging
Crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis
Fever blister or cold sore
Excessive sweating
Darker than normal pigmentation
Absence of pigment
Weeping lesions caused by staphlococcus
Thick scar
Freckle or red spot left after a pimple has healed
Most serious form of skin cancer
A solid bump larger than 0.4 inches
Red patches covered with silver white scales
A thin plate of epidermal flakes
Distended or dilated surface blood vessels
Wart
Itchy swollen lesion that lasts only a few hours

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

Skin Conditions, Infections and Lesions. Crossword

Skin Conditions, Infections and Lesions. Crossword
Type
Crossword
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.

Skin Lesions Crossword Puzzle

Skin Lesions Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

flat, discolored
small, raised bumps
small, fluid filled
small, pus filled
hard, scaly areas
raised, whelp, reddened
secondary lesion
fluid-filled blister more than 5mm
abnormal mass of tissue
narrow opening, or crack of length and depth

Dermatology Crossword

Dermatology Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A plateau-like lesion elevated above the skin surface
A rounded or flat-topped plaque that is fleeting (evanesces), due to localized dermal edema
A circumscribed flat skin lesion without elevation or depression
A superficial, raised, solid lesions <0.5cm in diameter
Medical term for a bruise
A cavity within the skin containing solid or semi-solid material
Circumscribed superficial cavity of the skin that contains purulent exudate
Circumscribed superficial cavity of the skin containing serous fluid or blood; <1cm
Dried serum, blood or purulent exudate on the skin surface
Hypertrophic scar
Desquamated flakes of stratum corneum, loose but adherent to the skin
Diminution or loss of some or all layers of the skin
Linear erosions in the skin caused by scratching
Heaviest organ in the body
Thin, avascular and most superficial layer of the skin
Brownish pigment, determined by genetics and increased by sunlight
Yellow skin pigment
Yellowing of the skin from increased bilirubin
A type of gland that produces sebum, or a fatty substance, onto the skin surface
Shape of a lesion described as "coin-like" with no central clearing
Shape of a lesions described as "ring-like" with a central clearing
Medical term for hair loss
Bluish discoloration of the skin usually indicative of low tissue oxygenation
An inflamed hair follicle
A raised, palpable lesion that is larger and usually deeper than a papule
Fatty tumor
Small linear or serpiginous pathway in the epidermis caused by mites
red vascular lesion usually found on the skin
flat macular lesions larger than 1 cm

Diseases & Disorders of the Skin Crossword

Diseases & Disorders of the Skin Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a mark on the skin that may indicate an injury or damage that changes the structure of tissues or organs
a large blister containing a watery fluid
a closed, abnormally developed sac that contains fluid or pus
any flat spot or discoloration on the skin, such as a freckle or red spot
a solid bump larger than .4 inches that can be easily felt
an abnormal, rounded, solid lump above, within, or under the skin; larger than a papule
an abnormal mass varying in size, shape, and color, sometimes associated with cancer
Poison Ivy and Poison Oak, for example
itchy swollen lesion that lasts only lasts a few hours such as hives and mosquito bites
a skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping
cracked skin that penetrates the dermis, such as severely cracked lips or hands
a thick scar resulting from excessive growth of fibrous tissue
also known as a scar
large protruding pocket-like lesion filled with sebum (2words)
distended or dilated surface blood vessels
a deficiency in perspiration
bacteria causing body odor
excessive sweating
also known as prickly heat (2wds)
also known as pinkeye
inflammatory, uncomfortable, and often chronic disease of the skin characterized by scaling and severe itching
inflammatory, uncomfortable, and often chronic disease of the skin characterized by scaling and severe itching
red patches covered with silver-white scales found on the scalp, elbows, knees, chest and lower back
a term used to describe any inflammatory condition of the skin