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Med Express 3

Medical Terminology Express Chapter 3 Integumentary System

epi- upon
dermis- skin
sub- under
cyt- cell
cutane/o skin
dermat/o skin
derm/o skin
adip/o fat
lip/o fat
steat/o fat
hidr/o sweat
sudor/o sweat
ichthy/o dry, scaly
cyan/o blue
melan/o black
kerat/o horny tissue; hard; cornea
myc/o fungus
onych/o nail
pil/o hair
trich/o hair
scler/o hardening, sclera (white of eye)
seb/o sebum, sebaceous
squam/o scale
leuk/o white
erythr/o red
-derma skin
-oid like, resembling
-phoresis carrying; transmission
-plasty surgical repair
softening of the nails onych/o/malacia
malacia softening
treatment with cold cry/o/therapy
cry/o cold
discharge or flow of sebum seb/o/rrhea
pertaining to under the skin sub/cutane/ous
abnormal condition of blue (skin) cyan/osis
condition of sweat sudor/esis
tumor of the nail or nail bed onych/oma
white cell leuk/o/cyte
black cell melan/o/cyte
skin that is dry xer/o/derma
xer/o dry
transplantation of same (species) homo/graft or allo/graft
transplantation -graft
tumor composed of cancer carcin/oma
skin (condition associated) with pus py/o/derma
py/o pus
discharge or flow of sebum seb/o/rrhea
treatment with cold cry/o/therapy
inflammation of the skin dermat/itis
instrument to cut skin dermat/ome
tumor (consisting of) fat adip/oma lip/oma steat/oma
excision or removal of a nail onych/ectomy
skin that is blue cyan/o/derma
surgical repair of the skin dermat/o/plasty
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