Medical Terminology: Integumentary System

Green Clock Hours: 0.50

The purpose of this online course is to assist healthcare professionals to easily dissect and understand medical terms used in today’s healthcare arena.

Lesson 1: Introduces medical terms related to the skin and accessory structures, and includes

  • Layers of the skin
  • Medical terms used to describe skin structure and function
  • Medical terms pertaining to the hair, nails, and glands

Lesson 2: Introduces medical terms related to the inflammation, infection, and disorders of the hair follicles and sebaceous glands, and includes

  • Medical terms to describe bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic invasions of the skin

Lesson 3: Introduces medical terms related to cornification and pressure injuries, pigmentation disorders, and burns. It also includes:

  • Medical terms pertaining to sweating disorders
  • Medical terms pertaining to benign skin lesions and malignant neoplasms
  • Medical terms used to describe the pathology associated with other disease of the skin

Lesson 4: Introduces medical terms related to the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders, and includes:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the hair and nails
  • Biopsy and laboratory tests used to diagnose skin diseases
  • Skin grafting and other therapeutic modalities used to treat skin diseases
  • Medical terms used to describe cosmetic procedures


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Course Description

The purpose of this online course is to assist healthcare professionals to easily dissect and understand medical terms used in today’s healthcare arena.

Lesson 1: Introduces medical terms related to the skin and accessory structures, and includes

  • Layers of the skin
  • Medical terms used to describe skin structure and function
  • Medical terms pertaining to the hair, nails, and glands

Lesson 2: Introduces medical terms related to the inflammation, infection, and disorders of the hair follicles and sebaceous glands, and includes

  • Medical terms to describe bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic invasions of the skin

Lesson 3: Introduces medical terms related to cornification and pressure injuries, pigmentation disorders, and burns. It also includes:

  • Medical terms pertaining to sweating disorders
  • Medical terms pertaining to benign skin lesions and malignant neoplasms
  • Medical terms used to describe the pathology associated with other disease of the skin

Lesson 4: Introduces medical terms related to the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders, and includes:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the hair and nails
  • Biopsy and laboratory tests used to diagnose skin diseases
  • Skin grafting and other therapeutic modalities used to treat skin diseases
  • Medical terms used to describe cosmetic procedures


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