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aden
gland
adip
fat
albin
white
cry
cold
cyst
cyst
cutane
skin
derm, dermat
skin
diaphor
profuse perspiration
hidr
sweat
hist
tissue
ichthy
scaly, dry
("fish-like")
kerat
horny layer of skin
leuk
white
lip
fat
melan
black
myc
fungus
nid
nest
onych
nail
pachy
thick
pil
hair
py
pus
scler
hard, hardening
seb
sebum
(oily secretion of the skin)
steat
fat
sudor
sweat
trich
hair
ungu
nail
xanth
yellow
xer
dry
-al, -ic, -ous, -tic
pertaining to
-algia
pain
-cele
hernia
-derma
skin
-ectomy
removal or excision
-esis, -ism
condition of
-graft
transplanted tissue
-itis
inflammation
-logist
specialist in the study of
-logy
study of
-lysis
destruction
(also: loosening, separation)
-malacia
softening
-necrosis
death
(death of tissue)
-oma
tumor
-osis
abnormal condition
-pathy
disease
-plasia
formation, growth
-plasm
formation, growth
-plasty
surgical repair
-rrhea
flow or discharge
-sclerosis
hardening
-therapy
treatment
-trophy
development, nourishment
a-, an-
without
allo-
other, another
auto-
self
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
hyper-
excessive, above normal
hypo-
below, deficient
intra-
within
meta-
change
neo-
new
per-
through
sub-
below
abscess
collection of pus
alopecia
hair loss
debride
to remove dead or damaged tissue
edema
swelling
erythema
redness
vitiligo
loss of skin pigmentation, resulting in patchy white areas