Integumentary System
By: Jazmine G. & Elizabeth V.

Functions In The Integumentary System

  • Stores Fat & Water
  • Helps Us Get Rid Of Waste Materials
  • Protects The Body Against Unexpected Changes In Temperature
  • Act As A Receptor For Heat, Cold, Pressure, Pain, & Touch
  • Protects The Body From Dehydration
  • Protects Against Invasion By Infectious Organisms
  • Protects The Body’s Internal Living Tissues & Organs

The Major Organs

  • Skin
  • Hair
  • Nails
  • Exocrine Glands


  • Psoriasis Is A Skin Disease In The Integumentary System. Psoriasis is an Autoimmune Disease That Causes Raised , Red Scaly Patches That Appears On The Skin.

The Treatments Of Psoriasis

  • Topical Treatments Are Rubbed Directly Into The Affected Skin To Bring Local Relief Without The System-Wide Side Effects Of Medicines Taken By Mouth


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