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Suffix: emia

condition of blood

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Suffix: hemia

condition of blood

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Suffix: penia

decrease in, deficiency of

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Suffix: poiesis

formation, production

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myel/o

bone marrow

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hem/o

blood

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hemat/o

blood

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erythr/o

red blood cell

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erythrocyt/o

red blood cell

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leuk/o

white blood cell

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leukocyt/o

white blood cell

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lymph/o

lymphocyte

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lymphocyt/o

lymphocyte

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thromb/o

blood clot

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thrombocyt/o

platelet, thrombocyte

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immun/o

immunity, immune system

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azot/o

nitrogenous compounds

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calc/i

calcium

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ferr/o

iron

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ferr/i

iron

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sider/o

iron

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kali

potassium

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natri

sodium

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ox/y

oxygen

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agranulocyte

white blood cell that does not have visible granules in its cytoplasm

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albumin

a simple protein found in blood plasma

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antibody

a protein produced in response to and interacting specifically with an antigen

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antigen

a substance that induces the formation of an antibody

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B cell

a lymphocyte that matures in lymphoid tissue and is active in producing antibodies

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band cell

an immature neutrophil with a nucleus in the shape of a band (also called stab cell), brand cell counts are used to trace infections and disease