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adipose
pertaining to fat
epidermas
covering skin
eponychium
structure above the nail
melanocyte
cell that produces melalin
subcutaneous
pertaining to under the skin
dermatologist
a specialist in skin
EPITHELIAL
pertaining to the epithelium
hypodermic
pertaining to below the skin
periungual
around the nail
dermatology
the study of skin
epithelium
structure of epithelial cells covering the internal and external surfaces of body
keratinocyte
a cell that produces keratin
pilosebaceous
pertaining to hair and sebaceous
glands
adenoma
tumor;mass of a gland
carcinoma
a cancerous tumor
dermatomycosis
fungal infection of skin
abnormal-fungal skin
erthematous
literally pertaing to red
pertaining to redness in skin
hyperhidrosis
abnormal over excessive sweating
lipoma
tumor;mass of fat
onchyomycosis
abnormal condition fungal nail
pyoderma
skin pus
seborrhea
flow;dischrge of sebrum
increased discharge from sebaceous glands
albinism
literally process of no pigmentation/lack of color pigmentation
cyanotic
pertianing to blue
diaphoresis
state of excessive sweating
erythroderma
skin red
hyperkeratosis
excessive abnormal condition of hard skin
melanoma
tumor/mass of black
(tumor arising from the melanocytes
papilloma
tumor,mass nipple like
(benign epithelial tumor)
pyogenic
producing pus
steatoma
tumor,mass fat
(fatty tumor of sebaceeous glands)
anhidrosis
abnormal condition no sweat
lack of sweat
dermatitas
inflamation of the skin
erythema
red blood
hemangioma
tumor,mass of blood vessel
(common begning tumor often found in children also known as a birthmark) or nevi
leukoderma
skin white
necrotic
pertaining to death
paronychia
state or condition around nail
para -next to beside
scleroderma
hardening of the skin
xeroderma
dry skin
cryotherapy
treatment, cold
laser therapy
treatment by beam of light
skin biopsy
view life skin
dermabrasion
process of scaping skin
liposuction
process of drawing out fat
electrolysis
breakdown,destruction electrically
rhytidectomy
removal of wrinkles
(face lift)
bx
biopsy
SC, subq, subcut
subcutaneous
UV
ultra violet
derm
DERMATOLOGY