Skin by admin_massage2 | Nov 12, 2021 | 0 comments Welcome to your Skin 1. Ringworm can also be referred to as? Deselect Answer Herpes zoster Tinea corporis Tinea pedis Dermatitis 2. Warts can be recognised by? Deselect Answer Horny tumours on the skin Brown patches on the skin Blocked glands Small pigmented areas of skin 3. Erector Pili can be defined as? Deselect Answer Microscopic capillaries. Tiny muscles which are attached to each hair. Nerve endings. Hair follicles which produce sebum. 4. Ephelides are more commonly referred to as? Deselect Answer Blackheads Whiteheads Liver spots Freckles 5. The Acid Mantle is formed from? Deselect Answer Mast cells Eccrine & apocrine fluid Sweat & sebum Histamine & heparin 6. Which one of the following is a viral infection? Deselect Answer Lentigo Verrucas Milia Psoriasis 7. What do Mast Cells produce? Deselect Answer Red blood cells Melanin Areolar tissue Histamine & Heparin 8. Which fatty substance in the skin is converted into Vitamin D from UV light? Deselect Answer MSH Melanin Heparin Ergosterol 9. Which one of the following cannot be absorbed by the skin? Deselect Answer Drugs Some chemical substances Essential oils Water 10. The body temperature of healthy humans is? Deselect Answer 38.6 degrees celsius 37.5 degrees celsius 36.8 degrees celsius 37.8 degrees celsius 11. Desquamation occurs on which layer of the skin? Deselect Answer Granular layer Stratum corneum Stratum lucidum Stratum spinosum 12. Desquamation can be defined as? Deselect Answer The cells on the surface of the skin are constantly shedding. The cells on the surface of the skin are constantly shedding. A pigmentation which gives skin its colour. Cell division. 13. Comedones are also known as? Deselect Answer Hives Freckles Blackheads Whiteheads 14. How is melanin produced? Deselect Answer During the process of desquamation. By cells called Histiocytes. In the sweat glands of the dermis. By cells called Melanocytes. 15. What is dermatitis? Deselect Answer An erythema covered with silvery scales An allergy marked by the eruption of wheals with severe itching Eczema An inflammation of the skin caused by external factors 16. Which of the following can be found in the epidermis? Deselect Answer Lymph vessels Melanocytes Elastin Sweat glands 17. Which pigment gives skin its natural colour? Deselect Answer Collagen Melanin Histamine Heparin 18. What type of skin disorder is impetigo? Deselect Answer Viral infection Congenital infection General infection Bacterial infection 19. Shingles is also known as? Deselect Answer Chloasma Herpes simplex Herpes zoster Urticaria 20. Which layer of the skin is the cell membrane not visible? Deselect Answer Stratum spinosum Stratum granulosum Stratum corneum Stratum lucidum 21. Which of the following is a congenital skin disorder? Deselect Answer Psoriasis Acne vulgaris Papilloma Chloasma 22. Which skin disorder gives skin a flushed reddened appearance? Deselect Answer Acne vulgaris Herpes zoster Eczema Acne rosacea 23. Which layer of skin is the primary site of mitosis? Deselect Answer Clear layer Granular layer Prickle cell layer Basal layer 24. A complete lack of melanocytes causes? Deselect Answer Vitiligo Papilloma Naevae Albinism 25. Which type of tissue is the dermis made of? Deselect Answer Fibrous tissue Elastic tissue Muscular tissue Connective tissue 26. What type of skin disorder is a port wine stain? Deselect Answer Fungal Pigmentation Bacterial Viral 27. The stratum lucidum is also known as? Deselect Answer Basal layer Clear layer Surface layer Granular layer 28. A bacterial infection of the pilo sebaceous duct is known as? Deselect Answer Impetigo Folliculitis Naevae Dermatitis 29. What do Eccrine glands excrete? Deselect Answer Sebum Oil Watery sweat Milky fluid 30. What is the purpose of collagen in the skin? Deselect Answer To produce the anticoagulant heparin To keep the skin elastic To keep the skin supple To plump up the skin Time is Up! Time's up Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.