1. Acne vulgaris is associated with

(a) foods containing trans-fatty acids (TFA).

(b) testosterone level.

2. Keratolytics

(a) loosen psoriasis scales.

(b) are used to treat burn patients.

(c) remove warts.

(d) protect lesions from becoming infected.

3. Contact dermatitis is caused by

4. First-degree burns affect only the epidermis of skin.

5. Podophyllum resin is used to remove venereal warts.

6. Absorption of topical glucocorticoids is greater at the

7. A patient who has burns over 36% of his body may have a burned right leg and right arm

8. A wound that appears red, swollen, and has purulent drainage (pus) and persistent pain is said to be

(c) starting to heal.

(d) nearly healed.

9. The patient has little control over acne vulgaris.

10. Second-degree burns destroy the epidermis and dermis and may also damage underlying nerve, bones, muscles, and tendons.

Endocrine Medications

When the hormones kick in and the adrenals begin pumping, practically nothing can stand in your way. However, you can quickly feel out of sorts and behave strangely if your body doesn't produce enough hormones or produces too many.

Hormones are messengers that influence how tissues, organs, and other parts of your body function. An overproduction of hormones causes an overreaction such as growing too tall. An underproduction of hormones causes an underreac-tion such as producing insufficient insulin to metabolize glucose.

In this chapter, you'll learn about disorders caused by hormone imbalance and you"ll learn about the drugs used to correct the imbalance.

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