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55% of blood is this watery fluid

Contains: glucose, amino acids, hormones and electrolytes

Plasma

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45% of blood

Contains cell or cell fragments floating in the plasma

Includes: RBC's (contains hemoglobin), WBC's, platelets

Formed elements

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A process where all the formed elements r produced in red bone marrow

Hematopoiesis

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The diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the blood and blood forming tissues

Hematology

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Specializes in the treatment of bleeding disorders, cancers of the blood forming tissues and anemia

Interprets blood tests and the science of blood transfussions

Hematologist

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Suffix meaning cell

-cyte

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Suffix meaning abnormal cell condition

-cytosis

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Suffix meaning surgical removal

-ectomy

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Suffix meaning blood condition

-emia

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Suffix meaning protein

-globin

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Suffix meaning condition

-ia

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2 Suffixes meaning pertaining 2

-ic

-tic

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Suffix meaning 1 who studies

-logist

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Suffix meaning study of

-logy

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2 Suffixes meaning destruction

-lysis

-lytic

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Suffix meaning instrument 4 measuring

-meter

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Suffix meaning process of measuring

-metry

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Suffix meaning mass

-oma

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Suffix meaning abnormal cell condition

-osis

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Suffix meaning cutting in2

-otomy

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Suffix meaning 2 few

-penia

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Suffix meaning attracted 2

-phil

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2 Suffixes meaning formation

-plasm

-poiesis

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Suffix meaning bursting forth

-rrhage

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Suffix meaning stopping

Stasis

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2 Prefixes meaning w/out

A-

An-

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Prefix meaning against

Anti-

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Prefix meaning self

-auto

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Prefix meaning excessive

Hyper-

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Prefix meaning insufficient

Hypo-