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Unformatted text preview: squamous cell carcinoma 12. Which structure is a mushroom-like growth from the surface of a mucous membrane? polyp 13. Which treatment is the use of chemicals to remove the outer layers of skin to treat acne scarring, fine wrinkling, and keratoses? chemabrasion 14. Which condition is commonly known as nail biting? onychophagia 15. Which procedure is the removal of dirt, foreign objects, damaged tissue, and cellular debris from a wound? debridement 16. Which condition is an infestation with the itch mite? scabies 17. Which degree of burn involves damage to the epidermis, corium, and subcutaneous layers? third-degree 18. Which medical term describes a large blister that is more than 0.5 cm in diameter? bulla 19. Which term describes excessively dry skin? xeroderma 20. Which condition is characterized by flare-ups in which red papules covered with silvery scales occur on the elbows, knees, scalp, back, or buttocks? psoriasis...
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HRP 2303 taught by Professor Judithguetzow during the Spring '12 term at Texas Pan American.
- Spring '12