Applied patient care week 6 vocab

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Candidiasis

Fungal infection caused by Candida Albicans

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Acne

An inflammatory disease of the skin with follicular papules, and pustular eruptions involving the pilosebaceous apparatus

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Alopecia

Baldness

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Diaper rash

An acute inflammatory condition in the areas of the buttocks, genitalia, perineum, and abdomen

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Eczema

Broad term used for a variety of inflammatory skin diseases

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Impetigo

Cutaneous bacterial infection caused by Staphylococcus aureus and group A beta hemolytic Streptococcus pyogenes

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Onychomycosis

Separation of the nail bed caused by yeast, molds, and/or fungi

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Pupura

Hemorrhage into the skin with obvious discoloration

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Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

Serious, drug-related cutaneous disease that are characterized by widespread lesions covering most of the body, including the mucous membranes

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Striae

Pregnancy related, silver to pink jagged lines on the skin