What is the medical term meaning an open wound with a danger of contamination because outer layers of skin are badly damaged?
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The muscular walls of the heart consist of three major "layers." The bulk of the walls is made up of a layer of cardiac muscle and is called the myocardium. The muscle is enclosed on the outside by the epicardium and on the inside by the endocardium. The heart is also covered completely by a protect…ive sac called the pericardium. ( Full Answer )
A fracture with no opening in the skin is a Closed Fracture or a simple fracture A simple fracture.
The area between the thumb and index finger (digitus secundus manus, pointer finger, or forefinger), is called the thenar space. The skin is called webbing.
Percutaneous This is also known as transdermal, as in medication being absorbed through the skin such as nicotine patches and hormone patches. . trans-dermal dermal means skin.. medical term that means through the skin is transdermal
The epidermis is the outer layer of the skin covering the exterior body surface of vertebrates. The epidermis provides waterproofing and protection, produces melanin and keratin and maintains the body's hydration levels. The outermost surface of the skin is the epidermis. the epidermis a protective,… physical barrier The top layer of skin is called the epidermis, while the second layer is called the dermis. epidermis The epidermis. out layer of the skin The answer is epidermis There are three layers the Epidermis, Dermis and the Hypodermis. The layer of skin on the outside of your body is the Epidermis. The outer layer of skin is the epidermis. It is the human body's largest organ. epidermis. The outermost layer of skin is called the epidermis. That would be the epidermis. The outer covering of the skin is the epidermis. This consists of two layers, outermost layer is called the stratum corneaum sometimes called the horny layer. Below this is the stratum germinativum. epidermis Epidermis. The top layer is that is dead cellsepidurmisEpidermisthe epedermisit is called the epidermus It's the epidermis. epidermis(most outer layer is the stratum corneum) epidermis the epidermis ( Full Answer )
The flakes are called scale or scales. It can be fine scale (like winter-dried skin or "ashiness") or coarse scale (as with psoriasis).
The parietal pleura.. Pleura is the outer covering of Lungs The pleurae are the membranes covering the lungs. . The membrane is called the pleura, which is named the parietal pleura for the portion of the membrane covering the inner chest wall and the visceral pleura for the portion of the membran…e covering the lung. The potential space between the visceral and parietal pleurae is called the pleural cavity. its called pleural membrane surrounding the lungs n also contain pleural fluid reduces friction during breathing ( Full Answer )
An inflammation of the skin is called dermatitis . Dermatitis is the medical term for any inflammatory skin disease of the epidermis. dermatitis.
stomy mean -formation of an opening so for example gastrostomy- it means formation of an opening in the stomach.... Probably incision
A trauma. Trauma for an injury, laceration for an open wound/cut. i an guessing here, abrasion the word wound means an injury, usually involving division of tissue or rupture of the integument or mucous membrane, due to external violence or some mechanical agency rather than disease. or an injury or… hurt to feelings, sensibilities, reputation, etc. and injury is a harm or damage that is done or sustained: to escape without injury. Trauma ( Full Answer )
i believe the opening of the uterus is called the cervix (i just learned this in health class!)
An open fracture, also called a compound fracture, is a broken bone with an open skin wound.
Dermatology is the medical term meaning study of skin conditionsand their treatment. The break down is dermat/ (skin) and -ology(study of).
The lumen is the size of an opening in anatomy. In terms of needle size, the word is guage. Lumen is the medical term meaning size of opening.
Bart syndrome is the medical term used to describe absence of skin.The disease is inherited by autosomal dominant transmission.
The pleura are the outer lining of the lungs. Pleuritis is a related term, meaning inflammation of that lining.
Dermatological means pertaining to the skin.Derm For example dermatolgy related to science of skin disease
debridement (De Breed Ment) I think you may be referring to"debridement" (prounounced de breed' ment). This is where a wound, such as a burn, is scrubbed to remove necrotic (dead) tissue.
Atresic or imperforate both mean without an opening. atresia which literally means "without a hold condition". The medical word part - atreto - is used in medical terms like atretoblepharia , atretocystia , atretogastria , etc. A mnemonic story to remember this word part: Your father has b…rought you a treat ( atreto -), "Lifesavers(TM) or doughnuts without a hole". ( Full Answer )
Depending on which layer of the skin, it could be subdermal or subcutaneous (Sub: Under, Cutaneous: The skin). The prefix hypo- means below and the dermis is the bottommost layer of skin. So the medical term for beneath the skin is hypodermic.
Its called debridement. Debridement is the removal of foreign objects and damaged or necrotic tissue from a wound in order to prevent infection and promote healing.
The term is myometrium. smooth muscle layer named as myometrium The muscle in the uterus is the myometrium. The myometrium is the muscular layer of the uterus.
Acrochordon is the medical term meaning skin tag. Skin tags canoccur in areas of high friction.
What is the medical term meaning scrape of the skin in which tiny blood vessels in the epidermis or outer layer of the skin break?
An abrasion is the medical term meaning scrape of the skin in whichtiny blood vessels in the epidermis or outer layer of the skinbreak.
There are two medical terms used to describe this condition: 1. Lipodermatosclerosis caused by long standing venous congestion 2. Elephantiasis causing thickening of skin due to infection with Filaria
The word is "dermatology" from the root derm or derma , meaning skin. Dermatology is the branch ofmedicine that is concerned with the physiology and pathology of theskin.
A physician who treats skin diseases and disorders is a Dermatologist. A dermatologist treats the skin. The doctor assesses for skin diseases and cancer, treats acne, and performs minor surgeries (example: removing skin tags). As medicine has specialized, dematologists have taken their place in the …health team. A Dermatologist. A dermatologist. ( Full Answer )
The top layer of skin is called the epidermis; epidermal is the medical term meaning pertaining to the skin's surface.
The term for cell death is cell necrosis while the term for tissue death is tissue Necrosis. The word Necrosis is derived from Latin word Nekros which means corpse.
petechiae are pinpoint hemorrhages beneath the skin purpura Purpura Petechia is tiny red or purple spots appearing on the skin as a result of haemorrhages.
The condition of yellow skin, sclera, and mucous membranes is known as jaundice or sometimes as icterus. It is caused by greater than normal amounts of bilirubin in the blood. Carotenemia can also cause yellow skin. The answer is Jaundice. There are many different forms of this, it causes the skin… and eyes to have a yellowish tint to them. Jaundice works from the head down, if you feel you have this seek medical attention right away this is a very serious matter. Jaundice or icterus. Jaundice is a condition in which the liver is not removing enough yellow colored bilirubin from the body. This results in a yellowing of skin, eyes and mucous membranes. Jaundice jaundice jaundice ( Full Answer )
The word febrile refers to having a fever and diaphoresis means sweaty skin, or excess sweating
epidermis Integument. integumentary Derma or dermal may be the word you are looking for. The scientific name for skin is Epidermis . Epidermis is outer skin, Dermal is the adjective(Like thermal for heat) and integument is sometimes a catch-all term for skin. sharks have what is called dermal visio…n, they can visualize the shape of undersea obstacles through their skin(like pressure waveson their outer skin.) so there it is. epidermis. The scientific name is the dermis, the part you can see is called the epidermis. ( Full Answer )
What is the medical term meaning condition that occurs when an area of heart muscle dies or is permanently damaged because of inadequate supply of oxygen?
Myocardial infarction [MI] (myo = muscle + cardi = heart + al =pertaining to ++ in = within + farc = stuff + on = noun form) isalso known as a heart attack. What sets the MI apart from a cardiacobstruction is that because of the hypoxia (low oxygen) downstreamfrom the blockage, the tissue becomes ne…crotic (dies). ( Full Answer )
albino Vitiligo is the localized loss of skin pigmentation. melanosis Vitiligo There could be many causes for pigment loss. Most common is vitiligo.
Rubor is the classical medical term meaning redness due to inflammation. It's more common to see the term "erythema" in modern exam notes.
Otitis externa is the term meaning inflammation of the outer ear. A common name for the condition is swimmer's ear.
the outer layer of the kidney is fibrus capsule which surrounding the kidney. Bowman's Capsule Cortex This is the cortex.
This involves the first layer and upper layer of the skin and is:superficial inflammatory dermatoses. Dermatoses mean a group of inflammatory reactions. Often dermatitis can be used.
Skin cancer is the general term. The common forms are squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, and melanoma.
What is the medical term meaning replacement of damaged skin with healthy tissue taken from a donor site on the patient's body?
Auto-skin graft is using the patient's own skin to replace damaged skin. Skin grafting or dermatoplasty
sebum . The Sebacios Glands or oil glands , are holocrine glands that discharge an oily lipid secretion into the hair follicle and surrounding skin. This secretion is called Sebum which is what lubricates the skin and prevents growth of bacteria. Sebum is the medical term meaning oil of the s…kin. ( Full Answer )
Legions I don't think there is a specific medical term for skin changes in cancer, as skin changes may range from increased pigmentation, scaling and crusting of the skin to formation of lumps and nodule and finally ulcerations of the skin
Positive Nikolsky sign is the medical term meaning loosening of the outer layer of skin. Epidermolysis
Cyanosis is a bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranesresulting from inadequate oxygenation of the blood. "Cyan" is aword that means, "Blue".
Dilation is the medical term meaning expansion of an opening. -ectasis is the medical terminology combining form meaning abnormal dilation.
Paleness of the skin is pallor. Note, this is a severe palenessthat generally occurs with blood loss.
Debridement is the manual or surgical removal of dirt, dead or damaged tissue, and cellular debris from a wound. Wet to dry dressings are often used as a form of debridement on pressure sore open wounds, or open wounds from trauma or infection. Some wounds are left often after surgery too and may …later need debridement. Lastly, debridement is also used on burn victims. ( Full Answer )
What kind of wound occurs when skin scrapes against a hard surface and tiny blood vessel break the outer layer of skin?
An abrasion occurs when skin scrapes against a hard surface andtiny blood vessel break the outer layer of skin.
The most superficial layers are damaged and filled with fluid. Somecan be deeper but none go into the dermis.