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-osis

abnormal condition

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-phoresis

carrying

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-stitial

to set

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myel/o

spinal cord

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coagul/o

coagulate (clot)

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thym/o

thymus gland

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nucel/o

nucelus

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-phage

eat

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thromb/o

clot

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-crit

to separate

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hem/o

blood

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-emia

blood condition

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-gen

producing

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-penia

deficiency

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inter-

b/w

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-oid

resembling

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-lytic

reduce

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kary/o

nucleus

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-phylaxis

protection

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immun/o

immune

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eosin/o

red

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morph/o

shape

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-philia

attraction for

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ana-

up

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-blast

embryonic

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chrom/o

color

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-globin

protein

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leuk/o

white

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splen/o

spleen

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-poiesis

formation

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granul/o

granule

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phag/o

eat

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lymph/o

lymph

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-globulin

protein

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erythr/o

red

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poikil/o

varied

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lymphaden/o

lymph gland

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bas/o

base

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is/o

same

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mon/o

one

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morph/o

shape

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neutr/o

neutral

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sider/o

iron

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sphere/o

globe

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-cytosis

abnormal

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albumin

protein in blood

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basophil

WBC w/ granules that stain blue

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bilirubin

orange-yellow pigment in bile

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colony-stimulating factor

protein that stimulates growth of WBC

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differentiation

specialization

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electrophoresis

separate sebum proteins by electrical charge

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eosinophil

WBC w/ granules that stain red

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erythroblast

immature RBC

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erythrocyte

RBC

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erythroprotein

hormone stimulates RBC formation

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fibrin

forms basis of blood clot

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fibrinogen

plasma protein that is converted to fibrin

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globulin

plasma protein

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granulocyte

WBC w/ many dark staining granules

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hematopoietic stem cell

cell in bone marrow that creates all types of blood cells

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hemoglobin

blood protein w/iron

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heparin

anticoagulant

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immunoglobin

protein w/ antibody cavity

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leukocyte

WBC

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lymphocyte

mononuclear leukocyte that produces antibodies

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macrophage

engulfs foreign material

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megakaryocyte

large platelet precursor cell

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monocyte

leukocyte w/ 1 large nucleus

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mononuclear

pertaining to cell w/ 1 large nucleus

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myeloblast

immature bone marrow that creates granulocytes

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neutrophil

granulocytic leukocyte formed in bone marrow

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plasma

liquid part of blood

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plasmapheresis

removal of plasma from withdrawn blood

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platelet

blood that begins the clotting process

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polymorphonuclear

WBC w/ multilobed nucleus

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prothrombin

plasma protein

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reticulocyte

immature ethrocyte

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Rh factor

antigen of Rh+ people

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serum

plasma - clotting protein and cells

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thrombin

enzyme that converts fibrinogen to fibrin during coagulation

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thrombocyte

platelet

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tox/o

toxic