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Medical Terminology Skin & Sense Organs CF, Terms, Pathology Chap 6

Skin & Sense Organs CF, Terms, Pathology Chapter 6 Medical Terminology A Short Course 6th Edition by Chabner
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aur/o
CF ear
ot/o
CF ear
cutane/o
CF skin
derm/o
CF skin
dermat/o
CF skin
myring/o
CF eardrum
tympan/o
CF eardrum
ocul/o
CF eye
onych/o
CF nail
ophthalm/o
CF eye
phak/o
CF lens of the eye
pil/o
CF hair
retin/o
CF retina
trich/o
CF hair
ungu/o
CF nail
aural discharge
T fluid or material from the ear
otitis
T inflammation of the ear
subcutaneous
T pertaining to beneath the skin
epidermis
T outer layer of the skin
dermatology
T study of the skin and its diseases
myringotomy
T incision of the eardrum
tympanoplasty
T surgical repair of the eardrum
ocular
T pertaining to the eye
onycholysis
T separating of a nail from its foundation (bed)
ophthalmoscope
T instrument used to visually examine the eye
aphakia
T absence of the lens of the eye
pilosebaceous
T pertaining to hair and its associated sebaceous gland
retinopathy
T disease of the retina
trichophagia
T habit of eating hair; abnormal craving for nonfood substnces
subungual
T pertaining to under a nail
alopecia
T absence of hair from areas where it normally grows; baldness
cataract
T clouding (opacity) of the lens of the eye, causing impairment of vision or blindness
conjunctivitis
T inflammation of the conjunctiva
glaucoma
T increase in pressure (fluid accumulation) within the chamber at the front of the eye
melanoma
T malignant tumor of pigmented cells that arises from a nevus (mole) in the skin
nevus
T pigmented lesion in or on the skin; a mole
stye (sty)
T pus-filled infection of glands near the eyelid; hordeolum
tinnitus
T abnormal noise (ringing, buzzing, roaring) sound in the ears