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Medical Terminology

Chapter 6

cry/o cold
leuk/o white
papill/o nipple-like
scler/o hardening
xer/o dry
-ism process
-ium; -um structure
-sis state of; condition
albin/o white
adip/o fat
bi/o life
cutane/o skin
cyan/o blue
derm/o; dermat/o skin
diaphor/e profuse sweating
epitheli/o covering
erythemat/o red
erythr/o red
hidr/o sweat
kerat/o; keratin/o hard; hornlike
lip/o fat
melan/o black
myc/o fungus
necr/o death
onych/o; ungu/o nail
pil/o hair
py/o pus
ras/o scrape
rhytid/o wrinkle
seb/o sebum
steat/o fat
-dermis; -derma skin
-oma tumor
-therapy treatment
derma- skin
bx biopsy
SC; subq; subcut subcutaneous
UV ultraviolet
Created by: JennGuest02
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