Integumentary System (skin)

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Definitions on the skin system and how it function and it's structures


 
  
Created May 18, 2012
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jsalvadon

 

 
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Sebaceous Glands
 
secrete sebum (oil) that lubricates the skin and discourages the growth of bacteria on the...
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Sweat Glands
 
Help regulate body temperature and water content by secreting sweat
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Epidermis
 
which is the outermost layers of skin and made up several epithelial tissues
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Epithelial tissues
 
Form a protective covering for all of the internal n external surfaces
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Hair
 
Helps control the loss of body heat

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