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-emia, -hemia

condition of blood

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-penia

decrease in, deficiency of

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-poiesis

formation, production

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myel/o

bone marrow

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hem/o, hemat/o

blood

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erythro/o, erythrocyt/o

red blood cell

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leuk/o, leukocty/o

white blood cell

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lymph/o, lymphocty/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, ferr/i, 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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AIDS

acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

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CBC

complete blood count

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Hb, Hgb

hemoglobin

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HIV

human immunodeficiency disease

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Ht, Hct

hematocrit

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RBC

red blood cell, red blood cell count

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WBC

white blood cell, white blood cell count