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baso

basophils

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BMT

bone marrow transplant

3

CBC

complete blood count

4

diff

differential count
(white blood cells)

5

eos

eosinophils

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ESR

erythrocyte sedimentation rate (“sed rate”)

7

Hct

hematocrit

8

HGB,
Hgb

hemoglobin

9

IgA

immunoglobulin A

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IgD

immunoglobulin D

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IgE

immunoglobulin E

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IgG

immunoglobulin G

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IgM

immunoglobulin M

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lymphs

lymphocytes

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mono

monocyte

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PT

prothrombin time

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PTT

partial thromboplastin time

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RBC

red blood cell; red blood cell count

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WBC

white blood cells; white blood cell count

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WNL

within normal limits

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bas/o

base

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chrom/o

color

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coagul/o

clotting

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cyt/o

cell

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eosin/o

red, dawn, rosy

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erythr/o

red

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granul/o

granules

28

hem/o

blood

29

hemat/o

blood

30

hemoglobin/o

hemoglobin

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is/o

same, equal

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kary/o

nucleus

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leuk/o

white

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mon/o

one, single

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morph/o

shape, form

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myel/o

bone marrow

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neutr/o

neutral (neither base nor acid)

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nucle/o

necleus

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phag/o

eat, swallow

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poikil/o

varied, irregular

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sider/o

iron

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spher/o

globe, round

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thromb/o

clot

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-apheresis

removal, a carrying away

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-blast

immature cell, embryonic

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-cytosis

abnormal condition of cells

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-emia

blood condition

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-gen

giving rise to, producing

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-globin
-globulin

protein

50

-lytic

pertaining to destruction

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-oid

derived or originating from

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-osis

abnormal condition

53

-penia

deficiency

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-phage

eat, swallow

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-philia

attraction for (an increase in cell numbers)

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-phoresis

carrying, transmission

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-poiesis

formation

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-stasis

stop, control

59

-phylaxis

Protection

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-stitial

To set, pertaining to standing or positioned

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-suppression

To stop

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pronounce - erythrocyte

e RYTH ro cute

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pronounce - hemolysis

he MOL y sis

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pronounce - thrombocytes

THROM bo cyte

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pronounce - thrombosis

throm BO sis