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cutane/o
Skin,
Subcutaneous Fatty layer of skin located beneath the dermis
Myc/o
Fungus

Mycosis, any disease from a fungus.
onych/o
nail

onychocryptosis, Ingrown nail.
Hidr/o
Sweat

Hidrosis, condition of sweating
Hist/o
Tissue


Histology
ia
Condition of

Paraplegia, condition of paralysis of lower half.
malacia
soffening,


Osteomalacia, Softening of bones.
intra
within,

Inravenous-Within vein
Decub
decubitus ulcer
Plasty
Surfical Reconstruction

Rhinoplasty, Surgical repair of the nose.
opsy
To view

Skin Biopsy- Removal of tissue to VIEW under microscope.
Aden/o
Gland

Adenopathy, any disease of a gland
Bi/o
life

Anibiotic, Kills life of microorganism
melan/o
Black

Melanoma, Black tumor
Plasia
Development,

Hyperplasia, Excesive formation.
petechia
small, pinpoint hemorrhage of the skin.
Skin Graft
process of placing tissue from a donor site to provide a protective shield. Third degree burn.
Tome
Instrument used to cut.

Microtome, Instrument used to cut fine layers of skin.
decubitus Ulcer
Bedsore, loss of blood and oxygen
Bx
Biopsy
Sub
Under, beneath

Sublingual, under the tongue.
FS
Frozen selection
cyt/o
Cell


cytology
SC
Subcutaneous
Epi
Above, Over

Epidermis, outermost layers of skin.
Epidermis
outer layer of the skin
Squamous Cell
scalelike cells of the epithelial tissue.
Carcinoma squmous cell
I&D
Incision and drainage
actinic keratosis
gray, red or brown
caused by exsesive exposure to sun.
Burn
Determined by mode, duration, exposure, temp and site of burn.
Dermis
inner, thicker layer of the skin.
epithelial cells
internal and external.
3rd Degree
Full Thickness

Tissue Damage, tissue/muscle burned.
Brown, black, tan or white. Crusty
Long recovery-Grafting
Basil Cell carcinoma
most common malignant tumor of epithelial tissue.
debridement
removal of derbis, from wound to prevent infection.
Acne
Inflamatory disorder on face, neck chest and back.
subcutaneous layer
consists of loose connective tissue and fatty tissue, conects skin to muscle.
edema
body tissue contains excessive amount of tissue fluid.
allergy test
exposing person to very small quantity of allergen.
Cyte
Cell

Leukocyte, White blodd cell
pruritus
Itching
gangrene
death of tissue, loss of blood and bacterial invasion, foul odor.
erthema
redness of skin, blushing or mild sunburn.
Derm/o
Skin


Dermotologist
per
Through

Percussion, striking though
2nd degree
Partial Thickness-Blisterning, swelling
Epi and derma sensitive and painful
2 week recovery, HOT WATER
ID
Intradermal
Intra-Within
ar-pertaining to --Intradermal med.-Medication inserted just beneath epidermis.
First Degree
Superficial,Swelling, and Redness
painful recovery 3-6 days.
Sunburn.