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Flashcards in Integumentary Word Elements Deck (18):
1

Fat

Adip/o
Lip/o
Steat/o

2

Skin

cutane/o
dermat/o
derm/o

3

dry, scaly

ichthy/o

4

horny tissue, hard, cornea

kerat/o

5

black

melan/o

6

fungus or fungi

myc/o

7

nail

onych/o
ungu/o

8

hair

pil/o
trich/o

9

hardening, sclera (white of eye)

scler/o

10

sebum, subaceous

seb/o

11

scale

squam/o

12

foreign, strange

xen/o

13

dry

xer/o

14

skin

-derma

15

treatment

-therapy

16

localized collection of pus at the site of an infection

abscess

17

inflammatory disease of the sebaceous glands and hair follicles of the skin

acne

18

partial or complete loss of hair resulting from normal aging, endocrine disorder, drug reaction, anticancer medication, or skin disease

alopecia