Integumentary System

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Integumentary System
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  1. intra-
    within
  2. sub-
    below, under, beneath
  3. trans-   (2)
    across; through
  4. -cide
    substance that kills, ____ killing
  5. -derma
    skin
  6. -rrhea
    discharge, flow
  7. -rrheic
    -pertaining to discharge
  8. adip/o
    fat
  9. lip/o
    fat
  10. steat/o
    fat
  11. albin/o
    white
  12. chrom/o
    color
  13. crypt/o
    hidden
  14. cutane/o
    skin
  15. derm/o
    skin
  16. dermat/o
    skin
  17. eschar/o
    scab
  18. follicul/o
    follicle
  19. hidr/o   (2)
    sweat; perspiration
  20. sudor/i  (2)
    sweat; perspiration
  21. hidraden/o
    sweat gland
  22. kerat/o
    hard, horny tissue
  23. melan/o
    black
  24. myc/o
    fungus
  25. onych/o
    nail (of fingers or toes)
  26. ungu/o
    nail (of fingers or toes)
  27. pedicul/o
    lice
  28. rhytid/o
    wrinkle
  29. seb/o    (2)
    sebum; oil
  30. trich/o
    hair
  31. pil/o
    hair
  32. xanth/o
    yellow
  33. xer/o
    dry
  34. artrophy
    wasting away of tissue
  35. biopsy
    removal of tissue from a live organism for microscopic viewing
  36. curettage
    scraping with a curette
  37. decubitus ulcer
    pressure sore  (bed sore)
  38. dysplastic nevus
    changes to a mole that may become malignant
  39. dysplastic nevi
    changes to a mole that may become malignant
  40. eczema
    chronic dermatitis
  41. lesion
    any change in normal tissue due to disease or trauma
  42. paronychia
    inflammation of the paronychium
  43. pruritus
    itching
  44. tinea
    a fungal infection
  45. tinea corporis
    ringworm
  46. tinea pedis
    athlete's foot
  47. verruca
    warts
  48. verrucae
    warts

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