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derm/o, dermat/o, cutane/o

skin

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onych/o, ungu/o

nails

3

crypt/o

hidden

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-malacia

abnormal softening

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-phagia

eating, swalloing

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kerat/o

hard; horny tissue

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necrosis, -necrosis

abnormal tissue death

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seb/o

oil

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-rrhea

abnormal flow of discharge (not blood)

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rhytid/o

wrinkles

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-ectomy

surgical removal

12

trich/o

hair

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myc/o

fungus

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xer/o

dry

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edema

swelling

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diaphoresis

excessive sweating

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epi-

upon, over

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intra-

within, inside

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per-

through

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trans-

through, across

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bio

life

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-opsy

view; of viewing

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aut/o

self

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-plasty

surgical repair

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heter/o

other

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-tome

instrument to cut through layers