Term Definition
cutaneous pertaining to the skin
lesion wound, injury, or pathological change in body tissue
systemic pertaining to a system or the whole body rather than a localized area
therapeutic pertaining to treating, remediating, or curing a disorder or disease
adip/o fat
lip/o fat
steat/o fat
cutane/o skin
dermat/o skin
cyan/o blue
erythem/o red
erythmat/o red
erythr/o red
hidr/o sweat
sudor/o sweat
ichthy/o dry,scaly
kerat/o horny tissue;hard;cornea
melan/o black
myc/o fungus
onych/o nail
pil/o hair
trich/o hair
scler/o hardening;sclera
seb/o sebum, sebaceous
squam/o scale
therm/o heat
xer/o dry
phoresis carrying, transmission
hyper excessive, above normal
therapy treatment
cyst closed sac or pouch in or under the skin with a definite wall that contains fluid, semi fluid, or solid material
pilondial growth of hair in a dermoid cyst
med term ch3

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