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aden/o
gland
aden/o/pathy
"disease/gland"
adip/o
fat
adip/oma
"fat/tumor"
lip/o
fat
lip/oid
"resembling/fat"
steat/o
fat
steat/oma
"fat/tumor"
crypt/o
hidden
onych/o/crypt/osis
"hidden/abnormal condition/nail"
cutane/o
skin
sub/cutane/ous
"pertainging to/under/skin"
dermat/o
skin
dermat/itis
"inflammation/skin"
derm/o
skin
derm/is
"noun ending/skin"
hidr/o
sweat
hidr/aden/oma
"sweat/gland/tumor"
ichthy/o
dry, scaly
ichthy/osis
"dry, scaly/abnormal condition"
kerat/o
horny tissue, hard
kerat/osis
"abnormal condition/of horny tissue"
laci/o
milk
lact/ic
"pertaining to/milk"
mamm/o
breast
mamm/o/plasty
"surgical repair/breast"
myc/o
fungus
dermat/o/myc/osis
"abnormal condition/fungus/skin"
onych/o
nail
onych/o/malacia
"softening/nail"
ungu/o
nail
ungu/al
"pertaining to/nail"
pil/o
hair
pil/o/nid/al
"pertaining to/hair/nest"
trich/o
hair
trich/o/pathy
"disease/hair"
scler/o
hardening
scler/osis
"abnormal condition/hardening"
squam/o
scaly
squam/ous
"pertaining to/scaly"
thel/o
nipple
thel/itis
"inflammation/nipple"
xer/o
dry
xer/o/derma
"dry/skin"
-cyte
cell
lip/o/cyte
"fat/cell"
-derma
skin
scler/o/derma
"hardening/skin"
-gram
record, a writing
mamm/o/gram
"record/breast"
-graph
instrument for recording
mamm/o/graph
"instrument for recording/breast"
-graphy
process of recording
mamm/o/graphy
"process of recording/breast"
-logist
specialist in the study of
dermat/o/logist
"specialist in the study of/skin"
-logy
study of
dermat/o/logy
"study of/skin"
-therapy
treatment
dermat/o/therapy
"treatment/skin"
epi-
above, upon
epi/derm/is
"noun ending/above/skin"
hyper-
excessive
hyper/hidr/osis
"abnormal condition/excessive/sweat"
hypo-
under, below
hypo/derm/ic
"pertaining to/under/skin"
sub-
under, below
sub/cutane/ous
"pertaining to/under/skin"
mast/o
breast
mast/ectomy
"excision/breast"
abrasion
scraping of skin
abscess
collection of pus
contusion
bruise
diaphoresis
excessive sweating
edema
swelling
gangrene
death of tissue
laceration
jagged cut
pallor
pale
pruritus
itching
vesicle
blister
verruca
wart
urticaria
hives
tinea
ring worm
tactile
touch
papules
red, raised lesions
psoriasis
red, flat lesions
pediculosis
lice
nevus
birth mark
lesion
any kind of change in skin or tissue
keloid
raised scar
jaundice
yellow
hirsutism
excessive amount of hair
herpes
virus
herpes simplex
causes fever blisters
herpes zoster
causes shingles
furuncle
boil
fissure
crack-like sore
erythema
red
decubitus ulcer
bed sore
comedo
blackhead, pimples, acne
cicatrix
scar
cellulitis
inflammation of connective tissure