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Terminology indigo

Aden/o Gland
Adip/o Fat
Lip/o Fat
Lipid/o Fat
Steat/o Fat
Albin/o White
Carcin/o Cancer
Chlor/o Green
Chrom/o Colour
Crypt/o Hidden
Cry/o Cold
Cutane/o Skin
Derm/o Skin
Dermat/o Skin
Eschar/o Scab
Hidr/o Sweat
Sudor/o Sweat
Ichthy/o Dry,scaly
Kerat/o Horny tissue
Mamm/o Breast
Mast/o Breast
Melan/o Black
Myc/o Fungus
Necr/o Death, necrosis
Nid/o Nest
Onc/o Tumour
Onych/o Nail
Ungu/o Nail
Pedicul/o Lice
Piil/o Hair
Trich/o Hair
Py/o Pus
Rhytid/o Wrinkle
Scler/o Hardening
Seb/o Sebum
Squam/o Scale
Thel/o Nipple
Tox/o Poison
Xen/o Foreign
Xer/o Dry
a, an- without, not
dia- through, across
epi- above. upon
hetero- different
homo- same
hyper- excessive, above normal
hypo- below, incomplete
pachy- thick
peri- around
sub- under, below
-cele hernia, swelling
-cyte cell
-derma skin
-ectomy excision, removal
-is noun ending
-graft transplantation
-osis abnormal condition
-logist specialist in the study of
-logy study o
-oma turmour
-malacia softening
-itis inflammation
-esis condition
-ia condition
-ism condition
-pathy disease
-penia decrease, deficiency
-al pertaining to
-ic pertaining to
-ous pertaining to
-phoresis formation, production
-rrhagia bursting forth
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhea discharge, flow
-rrhexis rupture
-therapy treatment
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