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Blue Mod Term

Combining, Prefixes, Suffixes, Abbrev.

aden/o gland
adip/o fat
agglutin/o clumping, gluing
bas/o base
blast/o embryonic cell
chlor/o green
chrom/o colour
cry/o cold
crypt/o hidden
cutane/o skin
cyt/o cell
derm/o skin
electr/o electricity
eosin/o rose or dawn coloured
erythr/o red
gen/o forming, producing
globin/o protein
granul/o granule
hem/o blood
hemat/o blood
hidr/o sweat
ichthy/o dry, scaly
immun/o immune
kary/o nucleus
kerat/o horney tissue
leuk/o white
lip/o fat
lipid/o fat
lymph/o lymph
lymphaden/o lymph gland
lymphangi/o lymph vessel
melan/o black
morph/o form, shape
my/o muscle
myc/o fungus
myel/o spinal cord, bone marrow
neutr/o neutral
nid/o nest
nucle/o nucleus
onych/o nail
pedicul/o lice
phag/o swallowing. eating
pil/o hair
plas/o formation
poikil/o varied, irregular
py/o pus
reticul/o net, mesh
scler/o hardening
seb/o sebum
ser/o serum
sider/o iron
splen/o spleen
squam/o scale
steat/o fat
sudor/o sweat
thel/o nipple
thromb/o blood clot
thym/o thymus gland
tox/o poison, toxin
toxic/o poison, toxi
trich/o hair
ungu/o oinment
xanth/o yellow
xen/o forgein, strange
xer/o dry
a- not, without
allo- other
an- not, without
ana- against
aniso- unequal
auto- self, own
dia- through, across
epi- upon, above
gram- record, write
hetero- different
homo- same
hyper- excessive
iso- same, equal
macro- large
micro- small
mono- one
peri- around
poly- many, much
sub- under, below
-al P2
-algia pain
-ation Process of
-blast embryonic cell
-cele swelling, hernia
-cyte cell
-derma skin
-dynia pain
-ectasis dilation, expansion
-ectomy surgical removal, excision
-emia blodd cond.
-globin protein
-graft transplantation
-ic P2
-itis inflammation
-logist spec. in the study of
-lysis loosening, separation, destruction
-malacia softening
-oid resembling
-oma tumour
-osis ab. c/o (increase)
-ous P2
-pathy disease
-penia decrease
-phil attraction
-phila attraction to (for)
-phobia fear
-phoresis carrying, transmission, migration
-phylaxis protection
-plasty surgical repair
-poiesis formation, production
-rrhaggia bursting forth
-rrhea discharge, flow
-rrhexis rupture
-sarcoma malignant tumour
-scope Inst. for examining
-stasis standing still
-therapy treatment
-tic P2
_tomy incision
A,B,AB,O Blood Group
AB,Ab,ab Antibody
AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
ALL Acute Lympocytic Leukemia
AML Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
APC Antigen- presenting cell
APTT Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time
baso. basophil
BCC Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bx Biopsy
CA Cancer
CBC Complete Blood Count
CLL Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
cm centimeter
CML Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
decub. decubitus
derm. dermatology
diff. differential count
EBV Epstein-Barr Virus
eos. eosinophil
ESR Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
FS Frozen Section
Hb, Hgb Hemoglobin
HCT, Hct Hematocrit
HDN Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn
HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus
I Incision and Drainange
ID Intradermal
Igs Immunoglobulins
IMP Impression
ITP Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia
IV Intravenous
lymphos. Lymphocytes
MCH Mean Cell Hemoglobin
MCHC Mean Cell Hemoglobin Concentration
MCV Mean Cell Volume
ml, mL Millimetre
NK cell Natural Killer cell
PA pernicious anemia
PCP Pneumocystis Pneumonia
PCV Packed Cell Volume
poly, PMN,PMNL Polymorphonucleur Leukocyte
PT Prothrombin Time
PTT Partial Thromboplastin Time
RA Rheumatoid Arthritis
RBC, rbc Red Blood Cell
sed. sedimentation
segs. segmented neutrophils
SLE Systemic Lupus Erythromatosus
subcu, Sub-Q, subQ Subcutaneous
UNG, ung ointment
WBC,wbc White Blood Cell
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