Skin Anatomy and Functions
10 Questions
0 Views
3.4 Stars

Skin Anatomy and Functions

Created by
@CheaperChupacabra

Questions and Answers

What is the primary function of the Sebaceous Gland in the hair follicle?

To produce sebum

What is the primary source of stem cells for wound healing in 2nd degree burns?

Follicular Bulge

What is the term for the process of sebum secretion in the Sebaceous Gland?

Holocrine secretion

What is the lifespan of the stratified cells in the Sebaceous Gland?

<p>8 days</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the term for the bumps on the skin that occur when the Arrector Pili muscle contracts?

<p>Goosebumps</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the primary function of the Langerhans cells in the epidermis?

<p>To detect and respond to antigens</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the term for the process of re-epithelialization that occurs in 2nd degree burns?

<p>Re-epithelialization</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the location of the Dermal Papillae in the skin?

<p>Dermis</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the term for the sensory structures that detect light touch and vibrations?

<p>Meissner corpuscles</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the term for the structure that connects the hair shaft to the follicle?

<p>Arrector Pili muscle</p> Signup and view all the answers

More Quizzes Like This

Human Skin Anatomy and Functions
35 questions
Skin Functions and Sweat Glands
78 questions
WK 5: Skin Functions and Structure
30 questions
Anatomy of the Skin
40 questions

Anatomy of the Skin

ValuablePurple avatar
ValuablePurple
Use Quizgecko on...
Browser
Browser