the inflammation of the skin is called dermatitis (der-mah-TYE-tis)
There are different types of dermatitis.
All have in common an allergic reaction to specific allergens.
The term may be used to refer to eczema, which is also known as dermatitis eczema or eczematous dermatitis.
A diagnosis of eczema often implies childhood or atopic dermatitis, but without proper context, it means nothing more than a "rash".
Dermatosis is any skin disease, especially one not characterized by inflammation .
This is an instrument for cutting the skin or thin transplants of skin
A dermatologist is a physician who is trained to evaluate and manage pediatric and adult patients with benign and malignant disorders of the skin, hair, nails and adjacent mucous membranes. A dermatologist has had additional training and experience in the following:
The diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, melanomas, moles, and other tumors of the skin.
The management of contact dermatitis and other inflammatory skin disorders.
The recognition of the skin manifestations of systemic and infectious diseases.
Surgical techniques used in dermatology.
This is the surgical repair of the skin.
The branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases of the skin, hair, nails, oral cavity and genitals.
Sometimes also, cosmetic care and enhancement.
Black Tumor – Melanoma.
Black Cell - Melanocytes are the cells responsible for causing melanoma.
- DERMA (SUFFIX)
ITCHYODERMA- Scaly or dry Skin.
LEUKODERMA – white skin.
ERYTHRODERMAH- Red skin.
This means nails.
ONYCHOMALACIA – softening of the nails.
ONYCHOMYCOSIS – Infection around the nail.
ONYCHIOPHAGIA - or nail biting is a common oral compulsive habit in children and adults.