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C2 Derm Word Parts

Dermatology Word Parts Medical Terminology Flathead C2

epi- above;upon
derm/o- skin
theli/o- cellular layer
squam/o- scale-like cell
kerat/o- hard; fibrous protein
ex- away from; out
foli/o- leaf
-ation being; having; process
bas/o- base of a structure
melan/o- black
-cyte cell
sebace/o- oil
sudor/i- sweat
fer/o- bear
-ous pertaining to
dia- complete; through
phor/o- bear; carry; rnage
follicul/o- follicle
pil/o- hair
erect/o- stand up
-ion action; condition
cut/i- skin
-cle small thing
per- through; throughout
sub- below
adip/o- fat
-ose full of
lip/o- fat; lipid
protect/o- defend; protect
sens/o- feeling
-tome area with distinct edges
therm/o- heat
regulat/o- control
home/o- same
-stasis staying in one place
hem/o- blood
-rrhage excessive discharge; excessive flow
extra- outside
vas/o- blood vessel
contus/o- bruising
ecchym/o- blood in tissue
-osis abnormal condition; process
-oma mass; tumor
ne/o- new
-plasm formed substance; growth
prurit/o- itching
xer/o- dry
albin/o- white
cyan/o- blue
-tic pertaining to
jaund/o- yellow
an- not; without
necr/o- dead body: dead tissue
de- reversal of; without
pigment/o- pigment
abras/o- scrape off
lacer/o- tearing
excori/o- take out skin
pedicul/o- lice
papill/o- elevated structure
psor/o- itching
hidr/o- sweat
alopec/o- bald
-ia condition; state; thing
onych/o- fingernail; toenail
myc/o- fungus
intra- within
surg/o- operative procedure
cis/o- cut
anti- against
trans- across; through
hypo- below; deficient
-opsy process of viewing
ex- away from
in- in; not; within
Created by: Mrs.FoxFHS
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