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Diaphoresis

Condition of perfuse sweating

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Erythema

Condition of redness of the skin

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Anhidrosis

Condition of without sweat

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Ichthyosis

Condition of dry scaly skin

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Keratosis

Thickened and rough lesions of the epidermis

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Leukoplakia

Plaques of white blood cells in the mouth

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Lipoma

Malignant tumor of fat

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Liposuction

Removal of subcutaneous fat tissue

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Melanocyte

Cell of black

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Melanoma

Malignant skin tumor

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Mycosis

Condition of fungus

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Onycholysis

Separation of the nail plate from the nail bed in fungal infections or after trauma

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Onychomycosis

Fungal infection of the nail

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Paronychia

Inflammation and swelling of the soft tissue around the nail and is associated with torn cuticles or ingrown nails

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Dermatophytosis

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Pilosebaceous

Pertaining to a hair follicle glands that secrete sebum

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Pyoderma

Plus within the skin

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Rhytidectomy

Removal of a wrinkle

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Seborrhea

Excessive secretion from sebaceous glands which secrete sebum

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Squamous epithelium

Cells are flat in scalelike

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Steatoma

Tumor of fat cystic collection of sebum that forms in a sebaceous gland

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Hypertrichosis

Condition of above hair growth

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Subungual

Pertaining to below the new

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Xanthoma

Tumor of yellow liquid under the skin.

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Xerosis

Condition of very dry skin

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Epidermolysis

Breakdown of the skin