ANP 1106 Midterm 1 (Savoury) 1. The layer of the epidermis that contains cells undergoing mitosis is the a)stratum spinosum b)stratum basale c)stratum lucidum d)stratum corneum e)stratum granulosum
2. A patient is brought into the emergency room suffering from a burn. The patient does not feel any pain at the burn site. With a gentle pull of a hair, the examining physician can remove entire hair follicles from a patient’s arm. The patient is suffering what type of burn?
3. The reticular layer of the dermis consists mostly of:
4. In addition to protection (physical and chemical barrier), tthe skin serves other functions. Which of the following is another vital function of the skin?
5. The epidermal layer containing the “oldest” cells is: a)stratum basale b)stratum corneum c)stratum lucidum d)stratum spinosum e)stratum granulosum