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Flashcards in Chpter 4 Integumentary System Deck (29):
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Para-


Ex: par/onych/ia

Beside, beyond, around, abnormal

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Intra-


Ex: intra/derm/al

Within

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Sub-


Ex: sub/cutane/ous

Under, below

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Epi-


Ex: epi/derm/al

On, upon, over

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Trans-


Ex: trans/derm/al

Through, across, beyond

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Per-


Ex: per/cutane/ous

Through

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Rhytid/o


Ex: rhytid/ectomy

Wrinkles

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Strept/o


Ex: strept/o/coccus

Twisted chains

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Hidr/o


Ex: hidr/Aden/itis

Sweat

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Trich/o


Ex: trich/o/myc/osis

Hair

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-ectomy


Ex: rhytid/ectomy

Excision or surgical removal

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-itis


Ex: dermat/itis

Inflammation

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-coccus (pl. -cocci)


Ex: strept/o/coccus

Berry shaped (form of bacterium)

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-ia


Ex: par/onych/ia

Diseased or abnormal state, condition of

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-a


Ex: leuk/o/derm/a

Noun suffix, no meaning

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Aut/o


Ex: dermat/o/aut/o/plasty

Self

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Necr/o


Necr/osis

Death (cells, body)

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Heter/o


Ex: dermat/o/heter/o/plasty

Other

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Myc/o


Ex: trich/o/myc/osis

Fungus

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Pachy/o


Ex: pachy/derm/a

Thick

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Seb/o


Ex: seb/o/rrhea

Sebum (oil)

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Bi/o


Ex: bi/opsy

Life

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Kerat/o


Ex: kerat/o/genic

Horny tissue, hard

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Crypt/o


Ex: onych/o/crypt/osis

Hidden

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Staphyl/o


Ex: staphyl/o/coccus

Grape like clusters

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Xer/o


Ex: xer/o/derm/a

Dry

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Onych/o, ungu/o


Ex: onych/ectomy

Nail

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Coni/o


Ex: dermat/o/coni/osis

Dust

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Cutane/o, derm/o, dermat/o


Ex: dermat/o/logy

Skin