Integumentary System

Madison Burton 5th period

The integumentary system

There is three things that make up the integumentary they are the skin,hair,and nails.


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Disease and infections

Disease and infections and what cause them


Warts

There is various kind of warts such as:


Planter warts, This type of wart usually appears as flesh-colored or light brown lumps that are flecked with small clotted bloos vessels that appear as tiny black dots. Plantar warts appear on the soles of the feet.


Flat warts, Flat warts are smoother, flatter, and smaller than other warts and they usually appear on the face. Flat warts also can appear on the legs, especially among females.


And there is different kind of treatments to get rid of or cure these warts like,


Freezing: In this treatment, a doctor will use liquid nitrogen to freeze a wart. A blister forms around the wart and the dead tissue falls off within about a week


Minor surgery: When warts cannot be removed by other therapies, surgery may be used to cut away the wart. The base of the wart will be destroyed using an electric needle.


Resource: http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/warts

Cancer

There is variouskinds of cancer such as:



Throat cancer,Throat cancer occurs when cells in your throat develop genetic mutations. These mutations cause cells to grow uncontrollably and continue living after healthy cells would normally die.


Lung cancer,can be caused by smoking and second hand smoke and air pollution and more.


Treatments for cancer varies depending on what kind of cancer you have, the person can go though chemo therapy or go though surgery


Resources:http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/oral-and-throat-cancer/basics/causes/con-20042850


poliomyelitis


Poliomyelitis also know as polio is A virus that may cause paralysis and is easily preventable by the polio vaccine.

Polio can not be cured but can be helped.


Treatments include,


Physical therapy


Bed rest


Anti-inflammatories


Pain killers


Resources: Mayo Clinic