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Flashcards in Blood, Lymphatic, and Immune Systems Deck (47):
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Aden/o

Gland

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Adenoid/o

Adenoids

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Agglutin/o

Clumping, gluing

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Arthr/o

Joint

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Axill/o

Axilla, underarm

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Bas/o

Base (akaline, opposite of acid)

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Blast/o

Embryonic cell

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Chrom/o

Color

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Coagul/o

Clotting

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Cyt/o

Cell

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Electr/o

Electricity

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Embol/o

Embolus (plug)

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Eosin/o

Dawn (rose-colored)

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Erythr/o

Red

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Fibrin/o

Fibers, tissue

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Fus/o

Pouring

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Granul/o

Granule

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Hem/o

Blood

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Hemat/o

Blood

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Immun/o

Immune, immunity, safe

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Inguin/o

Groin region

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Kary/o

Nucleus

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Leuk/o

White

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Lymph/o

Lymph

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Lymphaden/o

Lymph gland (node)

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Lymphangi/o

Lymph vessel

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Morph/o

Form, shape, structure

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Myel/o

Bone marrow, spinal cord

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Neutr/o

Neutral; neither

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Nucle/o

Nucleus

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Path/o

Disease

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Phag/o

Swallowing, eating

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Plas/o

Formatting, growth

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Plasm/a

Plasma or cytoplasm

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Plasm/o

Plasma or cytoplasm

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Poikil/o

Varied, irregular

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Reticul/o

net, mesh

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Sanguin/o

Blood

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Septic/o

Infection

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Ser/o

Serum

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Sider/o

Iron

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Splen/o

Spleen

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Thromb/o

Blood clot

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Thym/o

Thymus gland

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Tonsill/o

Tonsils

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Tox/o

Poison

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Xen/o

Foreign, strange