Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Unit 3 Vocabs

Blood and Lymphatic System

Hemolysis destruction of red blood cells
Hemorrhage excessive bleeding; bursting forth of blood
Hyperlipemia a condition of excessive amounts of blood
Immunoglobulin a blood protein capable of acting as an antibody. The five major types: IgA, IgD, IgE, IgG, and IgM
Leukemia a disease of the blood characterized by overproduction of leukocytes
Leukocyte a white blood cell
lymphadenitis inflammation of the lymph glands
Plasma the fluid part of the blood
Plasmapheresis removal of blood from the body and centrifuging it to separate the plasma from the blood
Serology the study of serum
Serum the clear, yellowish fluid that separates from the clot when blood clots
Transfusion the process whereby blood is transferred from one individual to the vein
Thrombocyte a clotting cell; a blood platelet
Thrombosis condition of a blood clot
Blood fluid that circulates through the heart, arteries, veins, and capillaries
Fibrinogen a blood protein converted to fibrin by the action of thrombin in the blood clotting process
Lymph a clear, colorless, alkaline fluid found in the lymphatic vessels
Four major plasmas albumin, globulin, fibrinogen and prothrombin
Lymphocytes found in the lymph nodes
Created by: sgaston712