Type
Word Search
Description

sterilization
dermatitis
rosacea
blood
liver spots
vitiligo
bulla
ventricle
macule
fungi
galvanic
bromhidrosis
verruca
corneum
bactericidal
lymphatic

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 1234
Large blister containing fluid Bulla
Cannot survive in the presence of oxygen Anaerobic
Crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis Fissure
Small blister or sac containing clear fluid, lying within or just beneath the epidermis Vesicle
Abnormal growth of the skin Hypertrophy
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 Wheal
Darker than normal pigmentation Hyperpigmentation
Chronic condition appears on the cheeks and nose, characterized by redness, distended or dilated surface blood vessels Rosacea
Bacterial infection commonly known as pink eye Conjunctivitis
An inflammatory, often chronic disease of the skin characterized by moderate to severe inflammation, scaling, and severe itching Eczema
Contagious bacterial skin infection characterized by weeping lesions Impetigo
Also known as cicatrix Scar
Allergic reaction created by repeated exposure to a chemical or a substance Sensitization
Abnormal brown-colored or wine-colored skin discoloration Stain
Flat spot or discoloration on the skin Macule
Foul-smelling prespiration Bromhidrosis
Also known as wart Verruca
Technical term for freckles Lentigines
Also known as a birthmark Nevus
Liver spots Chloasma
Hereditary condition that causes hypo pigmented spots and splotches on the skin, may be related to thyroid conditions Vitiligo
Abnormal, rounded, solid lump above, within, or under the skin Tubercle
Absence on pigment, resulting in light or white splotches Hypopigmentation
Skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping Excoriation
Open lesion on the skin or mucous membrane of the body, accompanied by pus and loss of skin depth Ulcer
Inflammatory condition of the skin Dermatitis
Congenital hypopigmentation Albinism
Skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver-white scales; usually found on the scalp, elbows, knees, chest, and lower back Psoriasis
Thick scar Keloid
Blackheads Comedo
Dead cells that form over a wound or blemish Crust
Closed, abnormally developed sac containing fluid, pus, semi-fluid, or morbid matter Cyst

Chapter 8 Skin Disorders & Diseases Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

cyst
crust
fissure
hypertrophy
hyperpigmentation
eczema
tumor
rosacea
scale
sun
tan
skin tag
vesicle
verruca
wheal
macule
primary
nodule
nevus
mole
milia
lesion
impetigo
bulla
basal cell
anhidrosis
anaerobic
dermatitis
Albinism
Acne

dermatology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

VITILIGO
TUMOR
STAIN
PSORIASIS
LENTIGINES
KERATOMA
KELOID
IMPETIGO
HYPOPIGMENTATION
HYPERTROPHY
HYPERPIGMENTATION
HYPER HIDROSIS
HERPES SIMPLEX
FREE RADICALS
FISSURE
EXCORIATION
ECZEMA
DYSCHROMIAS
DERMATITIS
CYST
CRUST
CONTACT DERMATITIS
CONJUCTIVITIS
CLOSED COMEDO
CHLOASMA
BULLA
BROMHIDROSIS
BASAL CELL CARCINOMA
ANHIDROSIS
ANAEROBIC
ALMINISM

Skin Disorders & Diseases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Chronic inflammation of the sebaceous glands from retained secreations and bacteria Acne
An absence of melanin pigment of the body Albinism
Inability to sweat Anhidrosis
Most common and least severe type of skin cancer Basal cell carcinoma
Foul smelling perspiration Brohmhidrosis
Large blister containing a watery fluid Bulla
Pinkeye Conjunctivitis
Inflammation of the skin caused by having contact with chemicals Contactdermatitis
An accumulation of seabum and pus Crust
Morbid matter above or below the skin Cyst
Moderate to severe inflammation, scaling, and sometimes severe itching Eczema
Environmental factors that contribute to aging Extrinsicfactors
Crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis Fissure
Fever blister or cold sore Herpessimplex1
Excessive sweating Hyperhidrosis
Darker than normal pigmentation Hyperpigmentation
Absence of pigment Hypopigmentation
Weeping lesions caused by staphlococcus Impetigo
Thick scar Keloid
Freckle or red spot left after a pimple has healed Macule
Most serious form of skin cancer Malignantmelanoma
A solid bump larger than 0.4 inches Nodule
Red patches covered with silver white scales Psoriasis
A thin plate of epidermal flakes Scale
Distended or dilated surface blood vessels Telangiectasis
Wart Verruca
Itchy swollen lesion that lasts only a few hours Wheal

Integumentary system Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

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

Skin Care Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

reflexology
pustule
bulla
patella
femur
origin
Rosacea
soleus
petrissage
dermatology
neurology
conjunctivitis
bromhidrosis
valves
ulna
carpals
phalanges
vesicle
friction
eCZEMA
Malignant Melanoma
tibia
insertion
NON-striated Muscle
skeletal system
acne
dermatitis
metatarsal
wheal
impetigo
Ethmoid Bone
Striated muscle
lungs
lesion
tissues

Skin Disorders & Diseases Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

cyst
comedo
lesion
bulla
macule
nodule
tumor
pustule
vesicle
wheal
excoriation
fissure
keloid
scale
scar
cicatrix
ulcer
milia
rosacea
bromidrosis
conjunctivitis
eczema
psoriasis

Health Science Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Orthodontist
Optometrist
Pharmacist
Insurance
Beneficiary
Medicaid
Hospice Care
Contaminated
Disinfection
Fungi
Viruses
Gown
Mask
Gloves
Biomedical Engineer
Childlife Specialist
Speech Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy
Liver
Bladder
Skin
Healthcare
Wellness
Infection Control
HOSA
Lungs
Heart
Blood Pressure
Respiratory Therapist
Heart Rate
Vitals
Respiratory
Nurse
Doctor
Hand washing

CH 8 -SKIN DISORDERS AND DISEASES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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