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39. Ayellow pigment derived from plants that can impart a yellow color to the skin is  A. melanosomes. B. albinism. C. dermatitis. D. carotene. E. cyanosis.
 
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40. A genetic disease characterized by the inability to produce melanin is 
  41. Thevesicles that contain melanin are 
  42. Melanin is produced only by 
  43. A victim of an automobile accident goes into shock, which results in decreased blood flow. The victim's  skin will  A. become pale. B. have a reddish hue. C. develop a yellow tint. D. become bright red. E. not change color.
  44. When comparing the dermis with the hypodermis, the dermis 
 
45. Stretch marks develop on the abdomen of pregnant women because of stretching and rupture of the 
  46. Fingerprints and footprints are produced by projections into the epidermis called 
  47. Parallel curving ridges of dermis that shape the overlying epidermis into fingerprints  A. are associated with thin skin. B. improve the grip of the hands. C. decrease friction on surfaces where they are located. D. are caused by the pattern of the reticular layer of the dermis. E. tend to make the surface smooth.
  48. If you accidentally cut your arm and see connective tissue and fat, which layer(s) was/were cut? 
  49. Vitamin C is essential for normal collagen synthesis. If a child suffered from a vitamin C deficiency, which  layer of the skin would be most affected? 
 

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