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Bas/o

Base

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Chrom/o

Color

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Coagul/o

Clotting

3

Cyt/o

Cell

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Eosin/o

Red, dawn, rosy

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Erythr/o

Red

6

Granul/o

Granules

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Hem/o

Blood

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Hemat/o

Blood

9

Hemoglobin/o

Hemoglobin

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Is/o

Same, equal

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Kary/o

Nucleus

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Leuk/o

White

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Mon/o

One, single

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Morph/o

Shape,form

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Myel/o

Bone marrow

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Neutr/o

Neutral

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Nucle/o

Nucleus

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Phag/o

Eat,swallow

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Poikil/o

Varied, irregular

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Sider/o

Iron

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Spher/o

Globe, round

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Thromb/o

Clot

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Ab

Antibody

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ABMT

Autologous bone marrow transplantation

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ABO

Four main blood types

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ALL

Acute lymphocytic leukemia

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AML

Acute myelogenous leukemia

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ANC

Absolute neutrophil count

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ASCT

Autologous stem cell transplantation

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Banda

Immature white blood cells (granulocytes)

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Baso

Basophils

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BMT

Bone marrow transplantation

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CBC

Complete blood count

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CLL

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

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CML

Chronic myelogenous leukemia

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DIC

Disseminated intravascular coagulation

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Diff

Differential count

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EBV

Epstein-Barr virus

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eos

Eosinophils

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EPO

Erythropoietin

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ESR

Erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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G-CSF

Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor

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GM-CSF

Granulocyte macrophage- colony stimulating factor

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g/dl

Gram per deciliter

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GVHD

Graft-versus-host disease

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HCL

Hairy cell leukemia

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Hct

Hematocrit

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Hgh, HGB

Hemoglobin

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H AND H

Hemoglobin and hematocrit

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HLA

Human leukocyte antigen

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Lymphs

Lymphocytes

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MCH

Mean corpuscular hemoglobin

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MCHC

Mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration

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MCV

Mean corpuscular volume

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MDS

Myelodysplastic syndrome

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Mm3

Cubic millimeter

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Mono

Monocyte

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Polys, PMNs, PMNLs

Polymorphonuclear leukocytes

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PT, pro time

Prothrombin time

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PTT

Partial thromboplastin time

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RBC

Red blood cell; red blood cell count

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Sed rate

Erythrocyte sedimentation rate

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segs

Segmented, mature white blood cells

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SMAC

Sequential multiple analyzer computer

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WBC

White blood cell; white blood cell count

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WNL

Within normal limits

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-apheresis

Removal, a carrying away

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-blast

Immature cell, embryonic

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-cytosis

Abnormal condition of cells

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Lytic

Pertaining to destruction

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Test for the presence of antibodies that coat and damage erythrocytes

Antiglobulin test (Coombs test)

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Time required for blood to stop flowing from a tiny puncture wound

Bleeding time

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Time required for venous blood to clot in a test tube.

Coagulation time

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Determination of #s of blood cells, hemoglobin concentration, hematocrit, and red cell values- MCH, MCV, MCHC

Complete blood count

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Speed at which erythrocytes settle out of plasma

Erythrocytes sedimentation rate