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Another term for thrombocyte:

platelet

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A hormone that stimulates red blood cell production:

erythropoietin

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A platelet precursor formed in the bone marrow:

megakaryocyte

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A white blood cell that is associated with allergic reactions:

eosinophil

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A granulocytic leukocyte that is the body's main bacterial fighter:

neutrophil

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Substance that stimulates the production of an antibody:

antigen

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Red blood cell:

erythrocyte

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Destruction or breakdown of red blood cells:

hemolysis

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Unspecialized cell that gives rise to mature, specialized forms of cells:

stem cell

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Liquid portion of blood:

plasma

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The combining form that means color:

chrom/o

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The combining form that means clotting:

coagul/o

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The combining form that means cell:

cyt/o

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The combining form that means red:

erythr/o

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A combining form that means blood:

hem/o

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The combining form that means white:

leuk/o

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The combining form that means bone marrow:

myel/o

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A combining form that means iron:

sider/o

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The combining form that means clot:

thromb/o

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The combining form that means shape, form:

morph/o

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The suffix that means stop, control:

-stasis

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The suffix that means pertaining to destruction:

-lytic

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The suffix that means immature cell, embryonic:

-blast

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The suffix that means removal, a carrying away:

-apheresis

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A suffix that means protein:

-globin

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The suffix that means blood condition:

-emia

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The suffix that means deficiency:

-penia

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The suffix that means abnormal condition of cells:

-cytosis

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The suffix that means attraction for (an increase in cell numbers):

-philia

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The suffix that means carrying, transmission:

-phoresis