Course 3, Lesson 26 Integumentary System Terminology

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  1. /ence (noun)
    property of
  2. /is (noun)
  3. /ive (adj)
    characterized by
  4. /plakia
    patch
  5. /reflexive
    having reflexes
  6. /rrheic
    relating to flow
  7. /sensitivity
    state of being susceptible to
  8. AIDS, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    disease due to infection with HIV virus
  9. alopecia
  10. an/o
    anus
  11. annul/o
    ring
  12. apo/
    separation or derivation from
  13. arrector pili
  14. auscultation
  15. boggy
  16. bull/o
    • bulla
    • bullae
  17. burs/o
    • bursa
    • bursae
  18. butterfly rash
    symptom of SLE
  19. cafe au lait
    tan skin spots
  20. cellul/o
    • at a cell level
    • within the cells
  21. chlor/o
    green
  22. condyl/o
    • knuckle
    • wart lesion
  23. corne/o
    • corneum in the skin
    • cornea in the eye
  24. cortic/o
    • cortex
    • shell or outer layer
  25. cuticul/o
    • cuticle
    • surface layer of skin, teeth and hair
  26. cyan/o
    blue
  27. decubit/o
    • lying down
    • decubitus
  28. dermat/o
    • skin
    • dermis
  29. ecchym/o
    • bruise
    • pour out
  30. eczemat/o
    • eczema lesions
    • thick, scaly, weeping, crusty sores
  31. erysipelas
  32. erythema
    • flushing
    • skin redness
  33. erythrasma
  34. eschar/o
    • eschar
    • sloughed dead tissue
  35. fasci/o
    • fascia
    • connective tissue
  36. foli/o
    foliat/o
    • leaf
    • in scales or layers
  37. follicul/o
    follicle
  38. furuncul/o
    furuncle
  39. hidr/o
    sweat
  40. hygien/o
    health
  41. impetigo
  42. indurat/o
    abnormally hardened
  43. ischi/o
    • ischium
    • a pelvic bone
  44. keloid
  45. kerat/o
    keratin/o
    • horny
    • hardening
    • becoming horny
  46. lacerate
    traumatic cut or tear
  47. lentig/o
    freckle
  48. lichenification
    formation of lichen skin disease
  49. Lyme disease
  50. macul/o
    • spot
    • macule
  51. malaise
  52. medull/o
    • medulla
    • innermost
  53. melan/o
    black
  54. membran/o
    membrane
  55. mili/o
    tiny nodules
  56. monili/o
    • necklace
    • string of beads
    • candida infection
  57. MVA, motor vehicle accident
    MCA, motorcycle accident
  58. myc/o
    fungus
  59. nev/o
    mole
  60. nodul/o
    nodule
  61. onych/o
    nail
  62. papill/o
    • papilla
    • papillae
  63. papul/o
    • pimple
    • papule
  64. pemphig/o
    • blister
    • pemphigus
  65. petechi/o
    • pinpoint hemorrhage
    • petechia
  66. phot/o
    light
  67. phylax/o
    phylact/o
    guard
  68. phym/o
    growth
  69. phyt/o
    /phyte
    • plant
    • fungus
  70. pil/o
    hair
  71. plak/o
    patch
  72. port wine stain
    a birthmark
  73. prostat/o
    prostate
  74. pruritus
    pruritic
  75. psori/a
    itch
  76. pustul/o
    pustule
  77. Raynaud('s) phenomenon
  78. seb/o
    • oil
    • wax
    • sebum
  79. septic/o
    /septic
    infection or bacteria
  80. SLE, systemic lupus erythematosus
    chronic inflammatory multisystemic disorder of connective tissue
  81. spirochete
  82. stern/o
    • sternum or breast bone
    • sternal
  83. stratum
    strata
    stratum germinativum
    stratum corneum
    layer
  84. sud/o
    sudor/i
    sweat
  85. synovi/o
    synov/o
    • synovium
    • synovia
    • with egg
    • like egg white
  86. syphil/o
    syphilis
  87. system/o
    the body as a whole
  88. tegument/o
    • tegmen
    • covering
  89. theli/o
    • thelium
    • nipple
    • surface tissue layer
  90. tine/o
    • tinea
    • worm
    • ringworm
  91. trich/o
    hair
  92. trigin/o
    between skin folds
  93. tympan/o
    • drum
    • ear drum
  94. ulcer
    break in the skin or membrane
  95. urticaria
  96. venere/o
    transmitted by sexual contact
  97. vernix caseosa
  98. verruc/o
    • wart
    • verruca vulgaris
  99. vitiligo
  100. wheal
  101. xanth/o
    yellow

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