Integumentary System 704. By Julia Veinblat and Maria Lopinto. The Major Organs of the system and their Jobs. The major job of the Integumentary System is protection of the body’s insides. The system protects the body from, dehydration, over heating, or freezing.
By Julia Veinblat and Maria Lopinto
Skin cancer is a malignant tumor that grows in the skin cells, when too much Ultraviolet radiation from the sun comes in contact with the skin.
Another disease that is common is Basal Cell Carcinoma. It is usually looks like a small, fleshy bump on the head, neck, or hands. It is caused the same way as skin cancer.
Everybody who comes to a certain age starts to see these red bumps on their faces. Those red bumps are called Acne.
Skin Diseases and Disorders.
Types of Skin cancers
Psoriasis can be a genetic disease. It is a disease where the cells of the epidermis are created at a faster rate. It causes thick skin to elbow and knees.
The picture on the left shows a person with acne. Then the acne is cleared from her face.