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Flashcards in UNIT 5 - The Blood - SUFFIXES Deck (22):
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- aemia

condition of blood

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- apheresis

removal

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- blast

embryonic; immature cell, cell forming something

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- chromia

condition of colour

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- crit

separate, device for measuring cells

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- cytosis

abnormal condition of too many cells

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- genesis

pertaining to the formation, produced by or in

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- ic

pertaining to

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- ium

structure; tissue

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- logy

study of

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- lysis

breakdown; separation; destruction; loosening

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- meter

measuring instrument

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- oma

tumor; mass; fluid collection

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- osis

abnormal condition

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- penia

condition of deficiency

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- phil

attraction for, a cell with affinity for something

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- poiesis

formation

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- stasis

stopping, controlling, cessation of movement

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- tox(ic)

pertaining to poisoning

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- um

structure; tissue

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- uria

condition of urine

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- ptysis

spitting up

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