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The Blood System

Medical Terminology

hematocytoblast immature blood cell
hemoglobin blood protein
megakaryocyte large nucleus cell
plasmapheresis removal of plasma
monocyte one cell
leukocyte white cell
agglutinogenic production of agglutinin
eosinopenia deficient or low eosinophils
erythrocyte red blood cell
leukoblast immature white blood cell
phagocyte eating or devouring cell
thrombocyte blood clotting cell
anemia without or lacking blood
erythropenia deficiency of red blood cells
hemochromatosis condition of color in/of the blood
hemolysis blood destruction
hemophilia attraction to blood
leukemia white blood (cell) condition
poikilocytosis condition of irregular cells
myeloblast immature bone marrow
agglutin(o) agglutinin
eosino eosinophil
erythr(o) red
hemo, hemat(o) blood
leuk(o) white
phag(o) eating, devouring
thromb(o) blood clot
hemostasis stoppage maintaining of blood/bleeding
erythrocytometer instrument for counting red blood cells
hemodialysis external dialysis performed by separating solid substances and water from the blood
thrombolysis destruction of a blood clot
erythralgia painful (skin) redness
hemotoxin blood poisoning
poikilo irregular, varied
phlebotomy incision into vein with needle
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