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pil/o, trich/o

hair

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scler/o

hardening: sclera (white of eye)

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hidr/o

sweat

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ichthy/o

dry, scaly

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seb/o

sebrum, sebaceous

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an-, a-

without, not

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-cele

hernia, swelling

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-logy

study of

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xer/o

dry

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-therapy

treatment

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hyper-

excessive, above normal

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squam/o

scale

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adip/o, lip/o, steat/o

fat

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homo-

same

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sub-

under, below

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-cyte

cell

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kerat/o

horny tissue, hard cornea

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myc/o

fungus (plural fungi)

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-derma

skin

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-rrhea

discharge, flow

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cutane/o, dermat/o, derm/o

skin

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onych/o, ungu/o

nail

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melan/o

black

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dia-

through, across

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epi-

above, upon

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-logist

specialist in the study of

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FS

frozen section

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I&D

incision and drainage

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Bx, bx

biopsy

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BCC

basal cell carcinoma

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derm

dermatology

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IV

intravenous

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C&S

culture and sensitivity

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IMP

impression (diagnosis)

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TNM

tumor-node-metastasis

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ID

intradermal

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ung

ointment

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cm

centimeter

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squamous

pertaining to scale

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CA

cancer

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hyperhidrosis

-osis: abnormal condition
hyper-: excessive, above normal
hidr/o: sweat

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subcutaneous

pertaining to under the skin

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mycosis

abnormal condition of fungus

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trichopathy

disease of the hair

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adipectomy, lipectomy

excision of fat

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detmatoplasty, dermoplasty

surgical repair of the skin

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steatitis

inflammation of fat

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onychomalacia

softening of the nails

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melanoma

tumor that is black

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seborrhea

discharge of sebrum

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scleroderma

hardening of the skin

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onychotomy

incision of a nail

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xenograft

transplantation of foreign (donor)