Skin Related Pathology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Atopic dermatitis is also known as which of the following?

Question 2 2. How does the dying of cells in a person with SLE affect the skin?

Question 3 3. A defect in which of the following has been identified as an important component of the cause of atopic dermatitis?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of urticaria?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a typical symptom of atopic dermatitis?

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Question 6 6. Melanomas may have which of the following characteristics?

Question 7 7. Blackheads are known as:

Question 8 8. The outer layer of the epidermis is made primarily of _____.

Question 9 9. _____ is a T-cell inhibitor used to treat psoriasis.

Question 10 10. A _____ is a butterfly rash characteristic of some people who have SLE.

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Question 11 11. Which is the second most common form of skin cancer?

Question 12 12. The dermis layer of the skin contains:

Question 13 13. Larry has atopic dermatitis. His grandmother tells him to rub shea butter on it every day. Why might this be good advice?

Question 14 14. The subcutis layer of the skin contains:

Question 15 15. What does telangiectasia refer to?

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Question 16 16. Which is the most common form of skin cancer?

Question 17 17. Bacteria living on the skin are part of:

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements about skin inflammation is FALSE?

Question 19 19. How is SLE treated?

Question 20 20. A melanoma is a type of cancer that arises from which of the following?

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Question 21 21. A well-known trigger for SLE that can be modified with lifestyle changes is exposure to which of the following?

Question 22 22. Bacteria which may take advantage of a weakened immune system are called:

Question 23 23. The correct order of the layers of the epidermis from outer to inner is:

Question 24 24. Keratinocytes are cells that _____.

Question 25 25. What is another name for dry skin?

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Question 26 26. Why is healthy skin important for your general heath?

Question 27 27. The last word in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus refers to _____.

Question 28 28. Why are Merkel Cells significant?

Question 29 29. Psoriasis has been found to be linked to an overreaction of which of the following?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is an important role that the skin plays?

Skin Related Pathology Chapter Exam Instructions

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