A group of inherited disorders characterized by little or no melanin production
A skin rash caused by contact with a certain substance
Allergic contact dermatisis
allergic contact dermotosis
Living without air
A type of skin cancer that begins in the basal cells
basal cell carcinoma
a bubblelike cavity filled with air or fluid, in particular
A general term that describes inflammation of the skin
A skin rash caused by contact with a certain substance.
allergic contact dermatisis
Abnormal lack of sweat
In the body, a membranous sac or cavity of abnormal character containing fluid.
Is a condition marked by an alteration of color on the skin, hair or nails
A hard outer layer or covering; cutaneous crusts are often formed by dried serum or pus on the surface of a ruptured blister or pustule.
chloasma affects 50-70% of pregnant women
Dermatitis is the most common skin disorder
generalized, with excessive sweating.
Is a clogged hair follicle in the skin, Keratin combines with oil to block the follicle
A scratch or abrasion of the skin
split or crack (something) to form a long narrow opening.
is a medical condition characterized by excessive sweating in the armpits, palms, soles of the feet, face, scalp, and/or torso.
the enlargement of an organ or tissue from the increase in size of its cells.
A virus causing contagious sores, most often around the mouth or on the genitals
is the darkening of an area of skin or nails caused by increased melanin
A raised scar after an injury has healed
A highly contagious skin infection that causes red sores on the face
An area of hardened skin, usually called a callus which is usually a response to frictional trauma to the skin
a condition marked by small brown patches on the skin, typically in elderly people.
a swelling of a part of the body, generally without inflammation, caused by an abnormal growth of tissue, whether benign or malignant
is the loss of skin color. It is caused by melanocyte or melanin depletion, or a decrease in the amino acid tyrosine, which is used by melanocytes to make melanin.
A condition in which skin cells build up and form scales and itchy, dry patches
an especially reactive atom or group of atoms that has one or more unpaired electrons
an abnormal brown colored or wine colored skin discoloration.
what is hereditary condition that causes hypopigmented stops on the skin?