Skin - Definition

March 2018


The skin is some successive layers of tissue. Vertebrates maintain their body through the skin which is an effective barrier.


For humans, the skin is an important part of the body. Indeed, it extends over 2m² and weighs about 5 kg.


Skin rashes, eczema, angioma, psoriasis among the most common skin conditions. To treat these conditions, the assigned medical professional is the dermatologist.
The skin cancers including melanoma are more serious pathologies.


Original article published by Jeff. Translated by Crashounette. Latest update on August 19, 2014 at 12:20 PM by christelle.b.
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