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dermis
epidermis
feeling
goose bumps
health warnings
hypodermis
integumentary system
organ
pores
protection
sweat glands
temperature control

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The Integumentary System Crossword

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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

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Integumentary System Crossword

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The very bottom player of the epidermis that has melanocytes within it. Germinativum
The very top layer of the skin that is avascular and has no pain receptors. Epidermis
The protein that is responsible for waterproofing and protection of the skin. Keratin
The gland that helps with secretion, providing oil, lubricating hair and preventing split ends. Sebaceous
(BLANK) corpuscle is the receptor that senses pressure. Pacinian
The type of tissue found in the epidermis. Stratified squamous
The yep of tissue found in the hypodermis. Adipose
The gland found in your ear that produces ear wax in order to protect the ear drum. Ceruminous
An immune response when there is an increase in sebum that contains bacteria Acne
A pathology that comes in 3 degrees, and can damage all 3 layers of the skin depending on the severity. Burn
A pooling of blood due to poor circulation where extreme vasoconstriction results in tissue death. Bedsores
The very top layer of the epidermis where there are 25-30 layers of shedding skin. Corneum
The layer of the epidermis where cells die and are filled with keratin protien. Granulosum
The receptor that senses pain and temperature. Free nerve ending
The dermis is (BLANK) to the hypodermis. Superficial
This part of the skin explains why we have fingerprints. Papillae
(BLANK) is responsible for skin color and UV ray protection. Melanin
The (BLANK) layer is deep to the papillary layer. Reticular
There are two types of this gland, apocrine and eccrine. Sweat
A (BLANK) degree burn causes damage to all 3 skin layers and destruction of free nerve endings. Third

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integumentary system Word Search

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retain heat
skin temperature
perspiration
sweat gland
protection
homeostasis
pore
epidermis
dermis
oil gland

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Integumentary System pair functions too Word Search

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nutrition and oxygen
Capillaries
errects hair
muscle fibres
waterproofing
Oil Gland
releases fluid
Sweat gland
Provides warmth
Hair Follicle
promotes sweating
pore
sensory feelings
Nerve endings
vital functions
fatty tissue
subcutaneous layer
middlelayer
Dermis
Cover
Epidermis
gives protection
skin

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Integumentary System Word Search

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Ceruminous glands
Sebaceous glands
Sudoriferous glands
Capillaries
Merkel cells
Langer hans
Keratinocytes
Hypodermis
Dermis
Epidermis
Hair root
Follicle
Hair shaft
Sweat glands
Nails
Melanocytes

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Integumentary System Word Search

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sebaceous gland
sebum
follicle
hair
skin
dermatologist
acne
eczema
warts
melanin
melanoma
squamous cell carcinoma
basal cell carcinoma
subcutaneous layer
epidermis
dermis

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Integumentary system crossword

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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

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Integumentary System Crossword

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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

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Words of the Skin Crossword

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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

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Integumentary System Crossword

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Deepest layer Stratum Basale
Horny layer of skin Stratum Corneum
Series of layers Stratum
Another word for deepest layer Germinativum
A thin layer of cells in the epidermis Granulosum
A clear layer of dead skin Stratum lucidum
Layer of the epidermis found between the granulosum and the basale Stratum spinosum
Outer layer of cells covering an organism Epidermis
Thick layer of living tissue below the epidermis Dermis
An epidermal layer that secretes chitinous cycle Hypodermis
Fat under the skin Subcutaneous
A raised scar after the injury is healed Keloid
A fibrous protein that forms hair, nails, etc. Keratin
A mark left on the skin Scar
A fluid filled bubble on the skin Blister
A hardened part of the skin Callus
The organ system that protects the body from damage Integumentary system

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