What is the purpose of thermoregulation in the body

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10. What is the purpose of thermoregulation in the body?
11. True or false: The epidermis is made up of stratified cuboidal epithelium.
12. What are the four layers of the epidermis?
13. True or false: Cells of the stratum basale have a high rate of cell division.
14. The cells of the stratum basale have epidermal ridges which are the basis for eachperson’s distinct pattern called ______?
15. True or false: Dead cells in the stratum corneum remain for about 2 weeks before theyslough off.
16. These types of cells produce keratin.
17. These types cells produce melanin.Melanocytes
18. What are the two layers of the dermis? Which layer contains the main blood supply forthe skin?
19. What is the medical term for a bruise?
20. What is one of the purposes of the hypodermis?
Dermatomes21. What is a dermatome?
22. Where is the information gathered from a dermatome sent?
Hair23. True or false: The root of a hair follicle begins at the shaft.
24. Each hair follicle is connected to a muscle called__________.
25. True or false: Hair can be impacted by hormones circulating in the body.
Nails26. True or false: Nails are comprised of live skin cells.
27. Is the nail body the visible or the invisible portion of the nail?
Tissue Repair28. What types of cells form a blood clot?
29. Mast cells release what type of chemical?
30. What is the purpose of the chemical released by mast cells?
31. True or False: Fibroblasts are involved in engulfing foreign bacteria and particles.

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Human Anatomy, cells, Stratum Corneum

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