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Which of the following statements are false?
During the first years of life infant skin undergoes a maturation process of its barrier function - which involves careful interplay of various processes, such ascorneocyte hydration, skin surface acidification, enzymatic corneodesmolysis and barrier homeostasis.
Infant stratum corneum have higher water content and higher rates of transepidermal water loss (TEWL) at rest, absorb more water and lose excess water faster than adult stratum corneum.
However, infant skin surface hydration is similar to that of adults.
The microstructure of infant skin surface appears to have denser microrelief lines and smaller stratum corneumisland structures in-between these lines compared to adult skin.
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Beta-oxidation of odd-chain fatty acids produces:
All the following are true regarding abscess of the spleen except:
The nurse is caring for a neonate with congenital clubfoot. The child ...
According to you, which of the following statements is incorrect?