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Flashcards in Integumentary System Deck (42):
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adip/o, lip/o, steat/o

fat

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cutane/o, derm/o, dermat/o

skin

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cyt/o

cell

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hidr/o, sudor/o

sweat

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hydr/o

water

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ichthy/o

dry, scaly

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kerat/o

horny tissue; hard; cornea

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myc/o

fungus

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necr/o

death, necrosis

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onych/o

nail

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pil/o, trich/o

hair

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scler/o

hardening; sclera (white of the eye)

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squam/o

scale

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xer/o

dry

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cyan/o

blue

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erythr/o, erythemat/o

red

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leuk/o

white

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melan/o

black

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xanth/o

yellow

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-plasty

surgical repair

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-tome

instrument to cut

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-cele

hernia, swelling

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-cyte

cell

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-derma

skin

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-emia

blood condition

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-esis

condition

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-itis

inflammation

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-logist

specialist in study of

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-oma

tumor

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-osis

abnormal condition; increase (used with blood cells)

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-pathy

disease

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-penia

decrease, deficiency

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-phagia

swallowing, eating

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-phoresis

carrying, transmission

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-rrhea

discharge, flow

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-logy

study of

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-malacia

softening

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-therapy

treatment

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auto-

self, own

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epi-

above, on

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hypo-

under, below, deficient

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sub-

under, below