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Dermatologist

Physician who studies and treats skin diseases

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Dermatology

Study of skin, diagnosis and treat skin diseases

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Epidermal

Pertaining to upon the skin

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Erythroderma

Red skin, abnormal redness of the skin

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Hypodermic

Pertaining to under the skin

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Intradermal

Pertaining to within the skin

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Keratogenic

Originating in horny tissue

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Necrosis

Abnormal condition of death, cells and tissue die because of disease

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Percutaneous

Pertaining to through the skin

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Staphylococcus, staphylococci is plural, staph

Berry shaped bacterium in grape like clusters, these bacteria cause many skin diseases

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Streptococcus, streptococci plural, strep

Berry shaped bacterium in twisted chains

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Subcutaneous

Pertaining to under the skin

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Transdermal

Pertaining to through the skin

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Ungual

Pertaining to the nail

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Xanthoderma

Yellow skin, jaundice

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