Disorders of The Integumentary System. Alopecia. Alopecia. loss of hair from the head or body “Baldness” Common Causes: aging , hair treatments, meds , anemia. Acne Vulgaris. Acne. Common & Chronic disorder of the sebaceous glands.
allergic reaction to something, excessive sunlight, ingestion of drugs, idiopathic
Herpes simplex – “fever blister “ or “cold sore”. Can be spread through oral contact.
Genital Herpes – blister in the genital area. Usually spread through sexual contact. Can infect baby if delivers during an outbreak
Herpes Zoster– “Shingles”. Skin eruption due to a virus of the nerve endings. Usually in elderly. Very painful & itchy.
Plantar Warts – benign skin growths on the soles of your feet
Genital Warts - affect the moist tissues of the genital area. Caused by HPV. May look like small, flesh-colored bumps or have a cauliflower-like appearance. In many cases, the warts are too small to be visible.