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Flashcards in Ch 4 - Integumentary Sys Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes Deck (26)
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cut/o; cutane/o

skin

2

derm/o; dermat/o

skin

3

hidr/o

sweat

4

kerat/o

horny tissue; hard

5

melan/o

black

6

myc/o

fungus

7

onych/o; ungu/o

nail

8

pachy/o

thick

9

pil/o

hair

10

rhytid/o

wrinkles

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seb/o

sebum

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squam/o

scale

13

sud/o; sudor/o

sweat

14

trich/o

hair

15

xer/o

dry

16

hypo-

beneath; below

17

intra-

within

18

para-

around; beside

19

per-

through

20

-ectomy

excision; surgical removal

21

-malacia

softening

22

-oma

tumor, swelling

23

-phagia

eating

24

-plasty

surgical repair

25

-(r)hea

flow, excessive discharge

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-tome

instrument for cutting