The outermost layer of the epidermis is keratinized and known as stratum ________.
The only dry membrane is the:
Which of the following is a vital function of the skin:
The layer of the serous membrane that covers an organ is known as the ________ layer.
The type of gland responsible for body temperature regulation by skin surface evaporation is the ________ gland.
Synovial fluid reduces friction ________.
The deepest layer of the epidermis is called the:
Finger-like upward projections of the dermis into the epidermis are called:
Although you get wet while swimming, a tough protein within the skin prevents it from soaking up moisture like a sponge. This substance is ________.
Inflammation of the hair follicles and sebaceous glands is called:
Which of the following is an indication of melanoma:
The layer of the epidermis in which cells die because of their inability to get nutrients and oxygen is the clear layer called ________.
The two types of sweat glands are _______ and _______.
Fingerprints and footprints in the epidermis are created by dermal papillae present in the ________.
The secretions of the eccrine glands are ________.
Which of the following abnormal skin colors results from liver disorders?
The nail is actually a modification of the skin and corresponds to the hooves of animals.
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of malignant melanoma?
Collagen and elastic fibers are common in the epidermis of the skin.
Hair is produced by the hair bulb and is composed primarily of dead keratinized cells.
What muscle is indicated at C8?
What is the specific name of the thin layer, with peg like projections, that is indicated at C2?
What term describes the general layer of the skin that is made up mostly of dense connective tissue that is indicated by C2 plus C3?
What nervous structure is indicated at C5?
What is the name of the structure at C10?
What pillar like structure is indicated at C9?
What is the term for the layer that is immediately deep to the skin tissue (it is primarily composed of adipose tissue), and is indicated at C4?
What layer of skin tissue is indicated at C1?
What general type of membrane that occurs in pairs is depicted by the red lines around the heart and lung below?
In the picture above what is the descriptive term for the membrane layer that is immediately next to the organ (i.e. touching the organ)?