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14 terms
Common Medical Terminology - Skin
erythr/o-
hidr/o-
hirsut/o-
kerat/o-
red
sweat
hairy, rough
hard, horny
erythr/o-
red
hidr/o-
sweat
84 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 16-Skin
Integumentary System
epidermis
dermis
subcutaneous layer
System pertaining to the skin, hair, and related glands.
Layer of skin that you physically see. It is thin and contain…
The second layerof skin that is dense and full of connective…
The third layer of skin that is thick and full of fatty tissue.
Integumentary System
System pertaining to the skin, hair, and related glands.
epidermis
Layer of skin that you physically see. It is thin and contain…
87 terms
Skin Medical Terminology
cutane/o
derm/o
hidr/o
hirsut/o
skin
skin
sweat
hairy, rough
cutane/o
skin
derm/o
skin
117 terms
Medical terminology skin chapter
Androgen
Ductule
Homeostasis
Synthesize
Generic term for an agent that stimulates development of male…
Very small duct
State in which the regulatory mechanics of the body maintain…
Forming a complex substance by the union of a simple or compo…
Androgen
Generic term for an agent that stimulates development of male…
Ductule
Very small duct
75 terms
Medical Terminology: The Integumentary System (Skin)
Cutane/o
Urtic/o
Erythr/o
Hidr/o
Skin
Rash
Red
Sweat
Cutane/o
Skin
Urtic/o
Rash
14 terms
Medical Terminology Skin
vascul-
albin-
-thermia
lipo-
blood vessel
white
heat
fat
vascul-
blood vessel
albin-
white
28 terms
Skin Medical Terminology
adip/o
albin/o
caus/o
cauter/o
fat
white
burn, burning
heat, burn
adip/o
fat
albin/o
white
84 terms
Medical Terminology ----Skin
Integumentary System
epidermis
dermis
subcutaneous layer
System pertaining to the skin, hair, and related glands.
Layer of skin that you physically see. It is thin and contain…
The second layerof skin that is dense and full of connective…
The third layer of skin that is thick and full of fatty tissue.
Integumentary System
System pertaining to the skin, hair, and related glands.
epidermis
Layer of skin that you physically see. It is thin and contain…
75 terms
Medical Terminology - Skin
Skin (Organ)
epidermis
Stratum corneum
melanocytes
Made of epidermis, dermis, sub cutaneous layer, connective ti…
squamous epithelium, stratum corneum, living cells, melanocytes
non-living keratin cells
pigment cells
Skin (Organ)
Made of epidermis, dermis, sub cutaneous layer, connective ti…
epidermis
squamous epithelium, stratum corneum, living cells, melanocytes
66 terms
Medical terminology (skin)
Biopsy
Cutaneous
Dermal
Dermatologist
Removal of tissue for microscope examination
Pertaining to the skin
Pertaining to the skin especially the dermis
Physician who studies the treatment of skin and related struc…
Biopsy
Removal of tissue for microscope examination
Cutaneous
Pertaining to the skin
14 terms
Common Medical Terminology - Skin
erythr/o-
hidr/o-
hirsut/o-
kerat/o-
red
sweat
hairy, rough
hard, horny
erythr/o-
red
hidr/o-
sweat
117 terms
Medical terminology skin chapter
Androgen
Ductule
Homeostasis
Synthesize
Generic term for an agent that stimulates development of male…
Very small duct
State in which the regulatory mechanics of the body maintain…
Forming a complex substance by the union of a simple or compo…
Androgen
Generic term for an agent that stimulates development of male…
Ductule
Very small duct
12 terms
medical terminology 2 (skin)
crust (scab)
cyst
erosion (of skin)
fissure (skin)
collection of dried serum and cellular debris
thick-walled, closed sac or pouch containing fluid or semisol…
wearing away or loss of epidermis
groove or crack-liked sore
crust (scab)
collection of dried serum and cellular debris
cyst
thick-walled, closed sac or pouch containing fluid or semisol…
47 terms
Medical Terminology - Skin
adip/o, lip/o, steat/o
albin/o, leuk/o
caus/o
cauter/o
fat
white
burn
heat, burn
adip/o, lip/o, steat/o
fat
albin/o, leuk/o
white
8 terms
Medical Terminology: Skin
Cutaneous
Dermatology
Dermatologist
Decubitus
Pertaining to the skin
The study of skin
A physician who specializes in disease of the skin and subcut…
Pressure ulcer/bedsore
Cutaneous
Pertaining to the skin
Dermatology
The study of skin
24 terms
Skin set medical terminology
Adipocyte
Albino
Apocrine sweat gland
Basal layer
Fat cell
A skin deficient in pigment
One of the large exocrine glands located in the axilla and ge…
Deepest region in the epidermis; it gives rise to all the epi…
Adipocyte
Fat cell
Albino
A skin deficient in pigment
20 terms
Medical terminology: skin
Albin/o
Bi/o
Cry/o
Cutane/o
White
Life
Cold
Skin
Albin/o
White
Bi/o
Life
62 terms
Medical Terminology - Skin
Skin and it's accessory structures
Cells in the skin that have immune fun…
The most superficial layer of the epid…
Source of all other cells in the epide…
integumentary system
Langerhans cells
Stratum corneum
Basal layer
Skin and it's accessory structures
integumentary system
Cells in the skin that have immune fun…
Langerhans cells
36 terms
Medical Terminology-Skin Lesions
Abrasion
Abscess
Bulla
Cicatrix
injury caused by scraping that results in the removal of supe…
painful area of tissue that contains a collection of pus; usu…
fluid filled blister usually greater than 1 cm in diameter; l…
a scar
Abrasion
injury caused by scraping that results in the removal of supe…
Abscess
painful area of tissue that contains a collection of pus; usu…
45 terms
Medical Terminology 3 (Skin)
Leukotrichia
onycho/unguo
pilo/tricho
hidro
A person with white hair
nails
hair
sweat
Leukotrichia
A person with white hair
onycho/unguo
nails
34 terms
Medical Terminology - skin lesions &
abrasion
abscess
bulla
cicatrix
injury caused by scraping that results in the removal of supe…
painful area of tissue that contains a collection of pus
fluid billed blister
a scar
abrasion
injury caused by scraping that results in the removal of supe…
abscess
painful area of tissue that contains a collection of pus
8 terms
Medical Terminology- Skin/Connective
lip/o
myc/o
aden/o
trich/o, pil/o
fat
fungus
gland
hair
lip/o
fat
myc/o
fungus
17 terms
Pathologies of the Skin - Medical Terminology
Acne
Psoriasis
Scabies
Gangrene
Chronic papular and pustular eruption of the skin with increa…
Chronic, recurrent dermatosis marked by itchy, scaly, red pla…
Contagious, parasitic infection of the skin with intense prur…
Death of tissue associated with loss of blood supply.
Acne
Chronic papular and pustular eruption of the skin with increa…
Psoriasis
Chronic, recurrent dermatosis marked by itchy, scaly, red pla…
26 terms
Medical terminology- skin
Adip/o
Albin/o
Cutane/o
Derm/o
fat
white
skin
skin
Adip/o
fat
Albin/o
white
39 terms
Medical Terminology - Skin
Auscultation
palpation
vescile
xerosis
to listen
to feel
a small blister
condition of dryness
Auscultation
to listen
palpation
to feel
126 terms
Medical Terminology - Skin
biopsy
carcinoma
cryosurgery
cutaneous
the removal of a small piece of living tissue for examination
a malignant and invasive epithelial tumor
Use of liquid nitrogen or argon gas in a probe to freeze and…
Pertaining to the skin
biopsy
the removal of a small piece of living tissue for examination
carcinoma
a malignant and invasive epithelial tumor
42 terms
Medical terminology skin
Crust
Macule
Papule
Wheals
Collection of dried serum and cellural debris
Flat disscolored lession
Small raised solid lession
Smooth elivation assosiated with itching
Crust
Collection of dried serum and cellural debris
Macule
Flat disscolored lession
48 terms
Skin medical terminology
Ectomy
Logist
Path/o
Cutane/o dermat/o derm/o
Excision removal
Specialist in the study of
Disease
Skin
Ectomy
Excision removal
Logist
Specialist in the study of
25 terms
Medical Terminology/ Skin
Abrasion
albinism
albino
alopecia
scraping away of skin
lack of pigment in skin causing patient to look white
a person afflicted with albinism
baldness
Abrasion
scraping away of skin
albinism
lack of pigment in skin causing patient to look white
170 terms
Medical Terminology, Skin
abrasion
abscess
acne vulgaris
actinis keratosis
an injury in which superficial layers of skin are scraped or…
a closed pocket containing pus that is caused by a bacterial…
a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by pustular erup…
a precancerous skin growth that occurs on sun-damaged skin
abrasion
an injury in which superficial layers of skin are scraped or…
abscess
a closed pocket containing pus that is caused by a bacterial…
15 terms
Skin Medical Terminology
Albin
Alopec
Cutaneo
Cyan
White
Baldness
Pertaining to skin
Bluish color of skin due to insufficient oxygen in blood
Albin
White
Alopec
Baldness
22 terms
Medical Terminology: Skin Terms
BSA
Dermis
Epidermis
Pruritus
Body surface area
Layer of skin between the epidermis and subcutaneous tissues
Outermost layer of cells in the skin
Itching
BSA
Body surface area
Dermis
Layer of skin between the epidermis and subcutaneous tissues
26 terms
Medical Terminology: Skin
Abscess
Avulsion
Cyanotic
Debridement
A collection of pus under the skin
Forcible detachment of a body structure from its normal locat…
Bluish coloring due to lack of oxygenation
Removal of dead tissue or contamination from a wound
Abscess
A collection of pus under the skin
Avulsion
Forcible detachment of a body structure from its normal locat…
29 terms
Skin Vocabulary Medical Terminology
Integumentary System
Sudoriferous glands
Melanin
Dermatomes
The largest organ in the body. The skin system
Sweat glands in skin
Compound of the skin that courses skin to tan when exposed to…
Regions of the skin that correspond to certain sensory nerves…
Integumentary System
The largest organ in the body. The skin system
Sudoriferous glands
Sweat glands in skin
30 terms
Medical terminology (skin)
Bi/o
Erythr/o
Hirsut/o
Lip/o
Twice, double, two
Red
Hairy, rough
Fat, lipids
Bi/o
Twice, double, two
Erythr/o
Red
41 terms
Skin - Medical Terminology
cyst
macule
papule
fissure
closed pouch
discolored flat lesion, such as freckle
small solid elevation of the skin
groove or crack-like sore
cyst
closed pouch
macule
discolored flat lesion, such as freckle
18 terms
Medical Terminology Skin
skin
sebum/ sebaceous
hair
sweat
cutane/o
seb/o
trich/o pil/o
hidr/o sudor/o
skin
cutane/o
sebum/ sebaceous
seb/o
94 terms
Medical Terminology: Skin
Pustule
Wheal
Cyst
Vesicle
Pus filled
Smooth, slightly elevated
Fluid, thick sack
Blister, clear fluid
Pustule
Pus filled
Wheal
Smooth, slightly elevated
30 terms
medical terminology: skin
caus/o
cauter/o
cutane/o
diaphor/o
burning
heat, burn
skin
profuse sweating
caus/o
burning
cauter/o
heat, burn
20 terms
Skin Medical Terminology
albin-
alopec-
cutaneo-
cyan-
white
baldness
skin
blue
albin-
white
alopec-
baldness
59 terms
Medical Terminology: Skin
Epidermis
Dermis
Hypodermis/Subcutaneous
What are the two types of skin glands?
topmost layer of the skin
second layer of the skin
thickest most bottom layer of the skin
1. Sebaceous... 2. Sweat
Epidermis
topmost layer of the skin
Dermis
second layer of the skin
43 terms
Medical Terminology Skin Definitions
abrasion
anhidrosis
comedo
contusion
scraping away of skin
no sweat condition
collection of hardened sebum in hair follicle
injury caused by blow to body (swelling, bruising, pain)
abrasion
scraping away of skin
anhidrosis
no sweat condition
27 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 16 Skin
adip/o
albin/o
caus/o
cauter/o
fat
white
burn, burning
heat, burn
adip/o
fat
albin/o
white
24 terms
medical terminology: skin vocab
albino
apocrine sweat gland
basal layer
collagen
person deficient in pigment (melanin)
large dermal exocrine gland in axilla and genitalia, it secre…
deepest region of the epidermis, gives rise to all epidermal…
protein found in the skin and connective tissue
albino
person deficient in pigment (melanin)
apocrine sweat gland
large dermal exocrine gland in axilla and genitalia, it secre…
21 terms
Medical Terminology: Skin Vocabulary
urticaria
keratosis
ecchymosis
abrasion
hives
overgrowth and thickening of the skin
bruising
scraping away skin
urticaria
hives
keratosis
overgrowth and thickening of the skin
41 terms
Medical terminology skin
Adip/0
Albin/o
Caus/o
Cauter/o
Fat
White
Burn
Burn
Adip/0
Fat
Albin/o
White
72 terms
Medical Terminology - Skin
epi-
sub-
cutane/o
-ous
above
below
skin
pertaining to
epi-
above
sub-
below
22 terms
Skin Medical Terminology
Vesicular
Macular
Papular
Urticaria
Fluid filled blister
Lesion that is flat, not raised
Rounded bumps, raised
Hives, raised and itchy area
Vesicular
Fluid filled blister
Macular
Lesion that is flat, not raised
29 terms
Medical Terminology: Skin
Fat
White
Burn, Burning
Heat, Burn
Adip/o
Albin/o
Caus/o
Cauter/o
Fat
Adip/o
White
Albin/o
37 terms
Medical terminology Skin
albin/o
anthrac/o
chlor/o
cirrh/o
white
black
green
tawny yellow
albin/o
white
anthrac/o
black
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