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Integumentary/Blood/Lymph Systems with Abbreves

-algia Pain
PA Pernicious Anemia
CA Cancer
BCC Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bx Biopsy
RBC Red Blood Cell
WBC White Blood Cell
ESR Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
Sed. Sedimentation
PCV Packed Cell Volume
SLE Systemic Lupus Erythematosis
RA Rheumatoid Arthritis
IMP Impression
MCHC Mean Cell Hemoglobin Concentration
PCP Pneumocystis pneumonia
Sub Q subcutaneous
Decub. decubitus (bedsore)
Derm. Dermatology
FS Frozen Section
I&D Incision & Drainage
AB antibody(ies)
Hb or Hgb hemoglobin
HCT or Hct Hermatocrit
ABO Blood Groups
AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
ID intradermal
Ung or ung ointment
ALL Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
HDN Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn
HIV Human Immumodeficiency Virus
Igs Immunoglobulins
AML Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
APTT Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time
Baso basophil
CBC Complete Blood Count
CLL Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
CML Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Diff. or diff. differential
EBV Epstein Barr Virus
ITP Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia
IV or I.V. intravenous
XP or XDP Xeroderma Pigmentosa
Lymphos lymphocytes
PT Prothombin Time
Eos Eosinophil
a- without or not
hetero- different
homeo- home/o same or alike
homo- same
macro- large
micro- small
mono- one
poly- many or much
epi- above or upon
hypo- under or below or deficient
hyper- excessive or above normal
peri- around
sub- below or under
iso- same or equal
aniso- unequal or dissimilar
intra- in or within
inter- between
allo- other or differing from normal
an- without or not
hidr/o sweat
kerat/o horny tissue or hard or cornea
ser/o serum
thym/o thymus gland
thromb/o blood clot
sider/o iron
reticul/o net or mesh
poikil/o varied or irregular
phag/o swallowing or eating
tox/o poison
myel/o bone marrow or spinal cord
morph/o form or shape or structure
lymphangi/o lymph vessel
lymphaden/o lymph gland
leuk/o white
kary/o nucleus
immune/o safe
hemat/o blood
hem/o blood
granul/o granule(s)
erythr/o red
eosin/o dawn or rose-coloured
chrom/o colour
blast/o embryonic cell
aden/o gland
adip/o fat
crypt/o hidden
cutane/o skin
derm/o skin
dermat/o skin
ichthy/o dry & scaly
lact/o milk
lip/o fat
mamm/o breast
mast/o breast
melan/o black or very dark
myc/o fungus
nid/o nest
onych/o nail
pil/o hair
scler/o hardening (sclera:white of eye)
seb/o sebum
squam/o scaly
steat/o fat
sudor/o sweat
thel/o nipple
trich/o hair
ungu/o nail
xanth/o yellow
xer/o dry (only)
nucle/o nucleus
agglutin/o clumping or gluing
neutr/o neutral or neither
xen/o foreign or strange
bas/o base (alkaline
plas/o formation or growth
splen/o spleen
-phoresis carrying or transmission
-cyte cell
-graphy process of recording
-graph instrument for recording
-gram record or writing
-graft transplantation
-phylaxis protection
-derma skin condition
-stasis standing still or stopping
-poiesis formation or production (blood)
-phil attraction for
-penia decrease or deficiency
-osis abnormal condition of
-globin protein
-emia blood condition
-blast embryonic cell
-therapy treatment
-ology study of
-ologist specialist in the study of
-tomy incision or to cut into
-tome instrument to cut with
-stomy surgical opening
-stenosis constriction or narrowing
-stalsis contraction
-sis state of
-sepsis infection
-scopy or –scopic visual examination
-sclerosis abnormal condition of hardening
-schisis split or fissure
-sarcoma malignant tumour
-rrhexis rupture
-rrhea flow or excessive discharge
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhagia rapid flow of blood
-plasty plastic or surgical repair
-plasia or –plasm formation or production (not blood)
-physis growth
-phagia eating or swallowing
-pathy disease
-oma tumour
-megaly enlargement
-ist specialist
-itis inflammation
-iasis abnormal condition produced by something specified
-gen substance or agent that produces or causes
-esis condition
-emesis vomiting
-ectomy excision or surgical removal of
-ectasis dilation or expansion or stretching out
-malacia softening
-oid resembling
-dynia pain
-crine separate or secrete
-cidal killing
-centesis puncture
-apheresis removal
-scope instrument to view (visual examination)
Created by: iredaleorama