Integumentary System

Integumentary System
Includes:

Skin
Hair
Nails
Exocrine glands
(includes
sweat,
salivary,
mammary,
ceruminous,
lacrimal,
sebaceous,
and mucous)

What it Does:

The integumentary system is primarily made up of the largest organ in the body, the skin. The skin protects the body from attack by foreign organisms and prevents the escape of bodily fluids; it helps regulate the body’s temperature, provides sensory reception, synthesises vitamin D and hormones, and can absorb substances.

What Could go Wrong:

Dermatitis
Eczema
Psoriasis
Acne
Warts
Herpes
Fungal Infections
Urticaria
Hair loss