Integumentary System Chapter 5

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Integumentary System Chapter 5
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  1. acr/o
    extremity
  2. aden/o
    gland
  3. albin/o
    white
  4. ang/i
    vessel
  5. carnic/o
    cancer
  6. caus/o
    heat
  7. cellul/o
    little cell
  8. cutane/o
    derm/a
    derm/o
    dermat/o
    skin
  9. erythr/o
    red
  10. follicul/o
    little bag, sac
  11. hidr/o
    sweat
  12. icter/o
    jaundice
  13. integument/o
    a covering
  14. kel/o
    tumor
  15. kerat/o
    horn
  16. leuk/o
    albin/o
    white
  17. melan/o
    black
  18. myc/o
    fungus
  19. onych/o
    nail, finger or toe
  20. pachy/o
    thick
  21. pedicul/o
    a louse
  22. plak/o
    plate
  23. prurit/o
    itching
  24. rhytid/o
    wrinkle
  25. scler/o
    oil
  26. trich/o
    hair
  27. vuls/o
    to pull
  28. xanth/o
    yellow
  29. xer/o
    dry
  30. acrochordon
    • acr/o -extremity
    • chord - cord
    • -on -pertaining to

    small outgrowth of skin tissue; skin tags
  31. actinic dermatitis
    • actin- ray
    • -ic -pertaining to
    • dermat - skin
    • -itis -inflamation
    • rash caused by radiation, x-ray, sunlight
  32. albinism
    • albin  white
    • -ism  condition

    condition of absence of pigment in skin, hair, eyes
  33. alopecia
    • a-  without
    • lopec  hair (fox mange)
    • -ia  condition

    loss of hair
  34. anhidrosis
    • an  without
    • hidr  sweat
    • -osis  condition

    disease of lack of or no sweating
  35. autograft
    • auto  self
    • -graft  pencil, grafting knife

    graft taken from one part of a person's body & put somewhere else
  36. avulsion
    • a-  away from
    • vuls  to pull
    • -ion  process

    to forcibly tear of part of the body like a finger
  37. basal cell carcinoma
    BCC
    malignant tumor of the skin
  38. bulla
    very large blister
  39. causalgia
    • caus  heat
    • -algia  pain

    burning pain with tropical skin changes in the hand or foot after trauma
  40. cellulitis & dermatitis
    • cellul  little cell
    • -itis  inflamation
    • dermat  skin

    inflamamtion of the skin
  41. cutaneous
    • cutane  skin
    • -ous  pertaining to


    pertaining to the skin
  42. dermatome
    • derm/a  skin
    • tome  tool to cut

    instrument for skin grafts
  43. dermomycosis
    • derm/o  skin
    • myc  fungus
    • -osis  condition
    • skin condition caused by fungus
  44. ecchymosis
    • ec-  out
    • chym  juice
    • -osis  condition
    • a condition in which blood seeps into the skin
  45. erythema
    erythoderma
    red skin
  46. eschar
    scab
  47. excoriation
    • ex-  out
    • coriat  corium
    • -ion  process
    • abrasion of skin by scratching, chemical, trauma, or burns

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