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The Lumphatic and Immune System

blast/o embryonic, immature, formative element
carcin/o cancerous
Cervic/o neck, cervix
-cide causing death
-genesis creation reproduction, safe
-lytic to reduce, destroy
neo- new, strange
-oma tumor, neoplasm
onc/o tumor
phag/o eat, swallow
-plasm formative material of cells
sarc/o sacrum
slpen/o spleen
-tic pertaining to
acquired immune deficiency syndrome a serious (often fatal) disease of the immune system transmitted through blood products especially by sexual contact or contaminat..
Allergen any substance that can cause an allergy
Anaphylaxis life-threatening type of allergic reaction
autoimmune disorders a condition that occurs when the immune system mistakenly attacks and destroys healthy body tissue
Antivirul Drugs class of medication used specifically for treating viral infections. Like antibiotics for bacteria
Bacilli refers to a taxonomic class of bacteria
Bacteria large domain of prokaryotic microorganisms
Carcinoma uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the bo
Lymph Nodes are lymph nodes found in the neck. Lymph nodes are components of the lymphatic system. ....
Complement A thing that completes or brings to perfection.
ELISA Cervical Cancer treating strategy
Herpes Zoster commonly known as shingles and also known as zona, is a viral disease characterized by a painful skin rash with blisters in a limited area on one side of the body, often in a stripe
Hodgkins Disease cancer of lymph tissue found in the lymph nodes, spleen, liver, bone marrow, and other sites.
Infectious Mononucleosis an infection caused by the Epstein-Barr virus
Interferon proteins made and released by host cells in response to the presence of pathogens such as viruses, bacteria, parasites or tumor cells.
Lumpectonomy A surgical operation in which a lump is removed from the breast.
Rabies a deadly viral infection that is mainly spread by infected animals.
Immuno/o Immune, protection, safe
Created by: ZavalaLuis