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Flashcards in Chap 14, Lymphatic and Immune Systems, Combining Forms, Prefixes & Suffixes Deck (26)
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immun/o

protection

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lymph/o

lymph

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lymphaden/o

lymph node (gland)

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splen/o

spleen

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thym/o

thymus gland

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tox/o

poison

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ana-

again, anew

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inter-

between

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axill/o

armpit

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cervic/o

neck; cervix (neck of uterus)

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inguin/o

groin

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auto-

self; own

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hyper-

above; excessive

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retro-

behind; back; backward

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-cytosis

condition of cells; slight increase in numbers

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-edema

swelling

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-globulin

protein

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-megaly

enlargement

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-oid

resembling; originating from

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-oma

tumor; mass; fluid collection

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-pathy

disease; emotion

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-penia

deficiency

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-phylaxis

protection

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-poiesis

formation

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-stitial

pert. to standing or positioned

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-suppression

stopping

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