Ch 14 Flashcards Preview

Medical Terminology > Ch 14 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Ch 14 Deck (35):
0

Immun/o

Protection

1

Lymph/o

Lymph

2

Lymphaden/o

Lymph node

3

Splen/o

Spleen

4

Thym/o

Thymus gland

5

Tox/o

Poison

6

Ana-

Again, anew

7

Inter-

Between

8

AIDS

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

9

CD4 cell

Helper T cell

10

CD8 cell

Cytotoxic T cell

11

CMV

Cytomegalovirus

12

Crypto

Cryptococcus

13

ELISA

Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay

14

G-CSF

Granulocytes colony-stimulating factor

15

GM-CSF

Granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor

16

HAART

Highly active antiretroviral therapy

17

HD

Hodgkin disease

18

Histo

Histoplasmosis

19

HIV

Human immunodeficiency virus

20

HSV

Herpes simplex virus

21

IL1 to IL5

Interleukins

22

KS

Kaposi sarcoma

23

MAI

Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex

24

MoAb

Monoclonal antibody

25

NHL

Non Hodgkin lymphoma

26

PCP

Pneumocystis pneumonia

27

PI

Protease inhibitor

28

RTI

Reverse transcriptase inhibitor

29

SCID

Severe combined immunodeficiency disease

30

Treg

Regulatory T cell (suppressor T cell)

31

Toxo

Toxoplasmosis

32

Inguin/o

Groin

33

Screening test to detect anti-HIV antibodies in the bloodstream

ELISA

34

X-ray imaging produces cross sectional and other views of anatomic structures

Computed tomography scan