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Dermatology<br />
Terminology Basics<br />integument/o orcutane/o<br />adip/o<br />lip/o<br />coll/a<br />derm/a orderm/o ordermat/0<br />ex...
Prescription medication<br />Toxin produced by bacterium (Chostridiumbotulinum)<br />Approved by FDA in 2002<br />Used to ...
Collagen Injections<br />Collagen acts as support structure for skin<br />Collagen injections used to replenish skin’s nat...
Cryosurgery<br />Treatment performed with instrument that freezes and destroys tissue<br />Used in treatment for precancer...
Dermabrasion<br />     Skin is frozen then      instrument used to      sandblast and      contour skin layer<br />Microde...
Debridement<br />Autolytic<br />Enzymatic<br />Mechanical<br />Surgical<br />Maggots<br />
Chemical Peel<br />Also known as chemexfoliation or derma-peeling<br />Chemical solution applied to skin to cause blisteri...
Sclerotherapy<br />Used to eliminate varicose veins<br />Injection of “salt” solution directly into vein<br />sclerotherap...
Skin Cancers<br />The most common warning sign of skin cancer is a change in the appearance of the skin, such as a new gro...
Systemic lupus erythematosus<br />Autoimmune disease<br />Symptoms include arthralgia, fever, arthritis, skin rash (butter...
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  1. 1. Dermatology<br />
  2. 2. Terminology Basics<br />integument/o orcutane/o<br />adip/o<br />lip/o<br />coll/a<br />derm/a orderm/o ordermat/0<br />ex/o<br />trich/o orpil/o<br />lun/o<br />melan/o<br />onych/o orungu/o<br />sebace/o<br />sudor/I or hindr/o <br />diaphore/o<br />myc/o<br />-ula<br />-ment<br />-ose<br />-oma<br />-osis<br />-dactyly<br />-phyma<br />-iatic<br />-graft<br />-tomeSQsubQsubcu<br />
  3. 3. Prescription medication<br />Toxin produced by bacterium (Chostridiumbotulinum)<br />Approved by FDA in 2002<br />Used to relax muscles <br />Injected into specific muscles<br />Lasts 4-6 months<br />Common side effect: temporary bruising<br />
  4. 4. Collagen Injections<br />Collagen acts as support structure for skin<br />Collagen injections used to replenish skin’s natural collagen<br />Bioengineered human collagen injected into dermis<br />
  5. 5. Cryosurgery<br />Treatment performed with instrument that freezes and destroys tissue<br />Used in treatment for precancerous changes in the cervix, some types of skin cancer, freckles <br />
  6. 6. Dermabrasion<br /> Skin is frozen then instrument used to sandblast and contour skin layer<br />Microdermabrasion (power peel) uses tiny crystals sprayed on skin (superficial skin problems, not deep like scars, stretch marks, etc)Dermabrasion: Treatment<br />
  7. 7. Debridement<br />Autolytic<br />Enzymatic<br />Mechanical<br />Surgical<br />Maggots<br />
  8. 8. Chemical Peel<br />Also known as chemexfoliation or derma-peeling<br />Chemical solution applied to skin to cause blistering and peeling<br />New regenerated skin smoother & less wrinkled<br />New skin more sensitive to sun<br />
  9. 9. Sclerotherapy<br />Used to eliminate varicose veins<br />Injection of “salt” solution directly into vein<br />sclerotherapy video<br />
  10. 10. Skin Cancers<br />The most common warning sign of skin cancer is a change in the appearance of the skin, such as a new growth or a sore that will not heal.<br />The term "skin cancer" refers to three different conditions. From the least to the most dangerous, they are:<br />basal cell carcinoma (or basal cell carcinoma epithelioma)<br />squamous cell carcinoma (the first stage of which is called actinic keratosis)<br />melanoma<br />
  11. 11. Systemic lupus erythematosus<br />Autoimmune disease<br />Symptoms include arthralgia, fever, arthritis, skin rash (butterfly), plurisy, Raynaud’s phenomenon, anemia, DVT<br />Tx: systemic and immune suppressing<br />

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