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aden/o

gland

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blast/o

germ, bud, developing cell

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erythro/o

red

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lymph/o

clear water or fluid

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path/o

disease

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thym/o

wartlike, thymus gland

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an-

without, absences of

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iso-

equal

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poikil/o

irregular

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-megaly

abnormally large

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-penia

abnormal reduction in number, deficiency

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-rrhage, -rrhagic

abnormal discharge

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ana-

up, toward

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botul/o

sausage

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globin/o

protein

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iatr/o

physician

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idi/o

individual

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necr/o

death

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nosocom/o

hospital

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sept/o

putrefying; wall or partition

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-genic

pertaining to producing, forming

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-ial

pertaining to

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pro-

before

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-crit

to separate

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-phylaxis

protection

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-stasis

standing still

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anisocytosis

the presence of red blood cells of unequal size

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bacteremia

the presence of bacteria in a sample of blood, sign of infection

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erythropenia

abnormally reduced red blood cells

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hemolysis

the rupture of red blood cells