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TACTILE
RELATING TO THE SENSE OF TOUCH.
SHAFT
VISIBLE PART OF HAIR.
NODULE
A SMALL NODE WHICH IS SOLID AND IRREGULAR IN FORM.
CERUMEN
WAX-LIKE SOFT BROWN SECRETION FOUND IN THE EXTERNAL CANAL OF THE EAR.
PUSTULE
AN ELEVATION FILLED WITH PUS.
STRATUM LUCIDUM
LAYER ONLY FOUND IN PALMS OR SOLES.
CYST
A SAC WHICH CONTAINS ANY FLUID-LIKE SUBSTANCE BESIDES PUS.
DEMATOLOGY
A BRANCH OF SCIENCE DEALING WITH THE SKIN, ITS STRUCTURES, FUNCTIONS AND DISEASES.
SEBUM
A FATTY, OIL SECRETION OF THE SEBACEOUS GLANDS OF THE SKIN.
BOILS
INFLAMMATION AND INFECTION OF THE DERMIS AND AUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE CAUSED BY BACTERIA WHICH ENTER THROUGH HAIR FOLLICLES.
SEBACEOUS GLANDS
SECRETE SEBUM TO LUBRICATE THE HAIR.
STRATUM SPINOSUM
LAYER OF IRREGULARLY SHAPED CELLS.
EPIDERMIS
THE OUTER, NONSENSITIVE, NONVASCULAR LAYER OF SKIN.
STRATUM CORNEUM
TOP LAYER WHERE DEAD CELLS CONVERTED INTO KERATIN CONTINUALLY FLAKE OFF.
HIVES
SUDDEN APPEARANCE OF RAISED PATCHES WHICH ARE USUALLY REDDER THAN THE SURROUNDING SKIN, OFTEN ACCOMPANIED BY SEVERE ITCHING, AND USUALLY CAUSED BY ALLERGIC REACTION, INFECTION, OR STRESS.
INTEGUMENT
SOMETHING THAT COVERS OR ENCLOSES AS AN ENVELOPING LAYER SUCH AS SKIN OR A MEMBRANE.
STRATUM GRANULOSUM
LAYERS WHERE CELLS DIE AND GRANULES ARE PRESENT IN THE CYTOPLASM.
MELANIN
THE DARK BROWN OR BLACK PIMENT THAT GIVES COLOR IN HAIR AND SKIN.
VESICLE
A BLISTER.
KERATIN
AN EXTREMELY TOUCH PROTEIN SUBSTANCE N HAIR, NAILS, AND HORNY TISSUE.
STRATUM GERMINATIVUM
BOTTOM LAYER WHERE COLUMNAR SHAPED CELLS UNDERGO MITOSIS CONTINUALLY TO MAKE NEW CELLS AND TO PUSH OLD ONES UPWARD
POLYP
A GROWTH EXTENDING INTO THE LUMEN OF A MUCOUS MEMBRANE OR APPEARING ON THE SKIN.
LUMEN
THE SPACE WITHIN A TUBE, ARTERY, VEIN OR INTESTINE.
DECUBITUS ULCERS
PRESSURE SORES ON THE BODY WHICH ARE FEQUENTLY FOUND ON THE SECRUM, ELBOWS, AND HEELS.
ACNE
INFECTION AND INFLAMMATION OF SEBACEOUS GLANDS.