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Integumentary System skin, hair, nails, tissue
Shaft cells that make up hair
Cortex gives the hair its color
Hair Follicle pocket where hair grows
nail bed a bed where the nail lays
Keratin toughprotein in hair, nail
Medulla center of hair
Lunula little moon in nail
sweat gland pore on skin surface
Dermis motor nerves in tissue
Sebum Oily substance
Carotene Main pigmentation

Integumentary System Crossword


Makes up 7% of body weight Skin
Are cells that produce keratin. Keratinocytes
Produce Melanin or pigment Melanocytes
Is the thicker inner region of skin Dermis
Also called the subcutaneous layer Hypodermis
Composed of keratinized filaments rising from pouchlike follicles in the dermis. Hair
or hair follicle receptor HairRootPlexus
an inflammatory Bacterial skin infection Acne
Detect light pressure and low frequency vibration MeissnerCorpuscles
The ability to perceive objects or forces through physical contact Touch
Glands that produce earwax ceruminous
Glands that produce sweat sudoriferous
Produces oil Sebaceous
Glands that produce a watery liquid Eccrine
Glands located in the axilla and the areola of the breast Apocrine
compact Keratinizedcells that form thin hard plates found on the fingers Nails
Is a pigment that give people yellow or golden color Carotene
Are Muscles attached to Hair follicles ArrectorPilli
Detect changes in the temperature and located beneath the skim Thermoreceptors
Is the crescent shaped white area at the base of the nail. Lunula
Was a Hungarian psychiatrist and pioneer in touch deprivation research ReneASpitz
Or tactile disks MerkelDisks
Information from receptors in the skin travel toward this area. PostcentralGyrus
A natural occuring protien found in connective tissues Collagen
Type of tissue that makes up the dermis Epithelial
Deepest layer of the epidermis StratumGerminativum
Is between the epidermis and the dermis Epidermal Junction
found only in the thick skin of palms and soles of feet Stratum Lucium

Hair, Nails and Skin Word Search

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nail root
nail body
hair follicle
hair root
hair shaft

The Integumentary System Crossword


most superficial layer of the skin Epidermis
These respond to light, touch, pressure and pain Receptors
Inflammation of the sebaceous gland ducts Acne
middle layer of the skin Dermis
Produce skin pigments called melanin Melanocytes
Very fine and non-pigmented hair Lanugo
White crescent found on your fingernail bed Lunula
Thick, coarse and very pigmented hair Terminal
An example of this type of communication is blushing Nonverbal
Thsi results from an over production of melanin Age spots
This is the use of a black light to view pigment changes in the skin Woods Light
This is an infestation of mites Scabies
Scar tissue Fibroblasts
The thickening at the end of a hair follicle Bulb
The part of the hair follicle that extends out from the skin Shaft
What happens once the keratinocyte's have completely filled with keratin and died Cornification

The Integumentary System Crossword


Tiny, smooth muscles attached to hair follicles, contraction causes the hair to stand upright arrector pili
structure with outer and inner root sheaths extending from the epidermal surface into the dermis and from which new hair develops. hair follicle
the less numerous type of sweat gland; produces a secretion containing water, salts, proteins, and fatty acids. apocrine
fat cells adipose cells
superficial layer of the skin; composed of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium epidermis
layer of skin deep to the epidermis; composed of dense irregular tissue dermis
subcutaneous tissue just deep to the skin; consists of adipose plus some areolar connective tissue. hypodermis
loose areolar connective tissue of woven collagen and elastic with rich supply of blood vessels papillary layer
dense irregular connective tissues making up approx. 80% of dermis reticular layer
fine-touch receptors, light pressure, abundant in finger tips, you gather information about its shape, texture, and density, info your brain uses to identify the object meissner's corpuscles
dark pigment formed by cells called melanocytes; imparts color to skin and hair melanin
a primary tissue that covers the body surface, lines its internal cavities, and forms glands epithelial tissue

Words of the Skin Crossword


outer, thinner layer of the skin that is composed of living and dead cells. epidermis
thicker layer of the skin beneath the epidermis that is made up of connective tissue and contauns blood vessels and nerves. dermis
a pigment that gives the skin, hair, and eyes their color. melanin
produces an oily secretion called sebum. sebaceous gland
structures within the dermis that secrete perspiration through ducts to pores on the skin surface. sweat glands
most serious form of skin cancer. melanoma
condition that can occur if the scalp becomes too dry and dead skin cells are shed. dandruff
structure that surrounds the root of a hair. hair follicle
specialize in skin problems. dermatologist
skin cindition in which patches of skin have lost all pigment. vitiligo
common skin problem among teens. acne

Medical Terminology Integumentary System Word Scramble

Word Scramble

hair root
nail bed
sweat gland

Integumentary system crossword


The outer layer of the skin, composed of stratified squamous Epidermis
A gland that is wide spread in the skin Sweat
The system that makes you feel receptors nervous
Nails are made of Keratin
Cancer that it's high intensity exposureto sunlight cutaneous
Sun exposure can cause cancer
Top layer of the Epidermis corneum
The inner layer , and it's thicker Dermis
How we get are color of our skin melanin
The membrane that lines the cavities and tubes that open to the outside mucous
cells in the epidermis that produce dark pigment melanin Melanocytes
The dermis is largely composed of what fibers collagenous
The base of hair follicle
The whitish part of your nail lunula
Normal response to injury or stress inflammation
Sweat by a duct/ tube that opens at the surface called a pore

Cosmetology bingo

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Nail Plate
Keratin Cells
Hair Follicle
Mild Shampoo
Free edge
Nail bed
Nail grooves


Chapter 5 Skin Crossword


One way our body regulates temperature Sweating
Where nail growth occurs Nail
Composed of 5 epithelium layer, found in palms and soles Thick Skin
Deepest layer of the skin Dermis
Composed of fused, dead, keratinized cells Hair
Sensations which arise in the skin Cutaneous Sensations
Found in the epidermis, react to pain, heat and cold Free Nerve Endings
Most common sweat glands Eccrine Sweat Gland
Also known as the cutaneous membrane Skin
Sheath which surrounds the hair root Hair Follicle
Produce the protein keratin Keratinocytes
Produced by the skin when activated by UV rays Vitamin D
Gives skin strength, ability to stretch Reticular Layer
Portion of the hair below the surface Root
When it's hot our blood vessels ________________ Dilate
Location in the hair which produces new hair cells Matrix
Most superficial layer of the epidermis Stratum Corneum
Help us sense touch, located in the dermis and the epidermis Meissners Corpuscles
Elimination of substances from the body Excretion
White semilunar area near the nail root Lunula
Layer of skin found only in thick skin Stratum Lucidum
Produce the pigment melanin Melanocytes
Produce earwax in the ear Ceruminous Gland
Prevent the evaporation of water from the skin Lipids

Cosmetology crossword puzzle


Units that are joined together end to end by peptide bonds to form the polypeptide chains that comprise proteins Amino Acids
Lowest part of a hair strand; the thickened, club-shaped structure that forms the lower part of the hair root Hair bulb
Tiny grains of pigment in the cortex that give natural color to the hair Melanin
Middle layer of the hair; a fibrous protein core formed by elongated cells containing melanin pigment Cortex
Tube-like depression or pocket in the skin or scalp that contains the hair root Follicle
Tuft of hair that stands straight up Cowlick
Oil glands of the skin connected to hair follicles Sebaceous dermatitis
Hair that forms Ina circular pattern, as on the crown Whorl
Innermost layer of the hair, composed of round cells; often absent in fine hair Medulla
The portion of hair that projects beyond the skin Hair shaft
A weak, temporary side bond between adjacent polypeptide chains Salt bond
Long hair found on the scalp, as well on legs, arms, and body of both males and females Terminal hair
Thickness or or diameter of the individual hair strands Hair texture
Technical term for for beaded hair Monilethrix
Abnormal hair loss Alopecia