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3520 Teminology and abbrevations

OCR Optical Chararter Reader
BC Blind Copy
A,AB Antibody
AG,AG Antigen
CA,CA Carcinoma
CIA Carcinoma in Situ
DCIs Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
HL Hodgkins Lymphoma
IG Immunoglobin
MET Metastisis
met Metasasize
Rick Rickettsia
VSZ Varicella
HZ Herpes Zoster
Lymphadenitis Inflammtion of the lymph nodes
Cervicitis Inflammation of the cervix that is usually caused by infection.
Carcinoma Malignant tumor that occurs in the epithelial tissues
Imminology study of all aspects of the immune system
Adenoidectomy surgical removal of the adenoids
Splenitis inflammation of the spleen.
Antiviral Against a virus
Blastocyte Immature cell
Oncology study of maliganant neoplasms
Macrophage A phagocyte that protects the body by engulfing or surrounding cells
Hemolytic remove and destroy red blood cells and liberate hemoglobin
Thymitis inflammation of the thymus
Sarcoma Maliganant tumor that arises from connective tissues
Splenorrahagia bleeding from the spleen
Streptococci Bacteria that form a chain
Viral pertaining to a virus
Immunologist specializes in diagnosing and treating disorders of the immunes system.
Inguinal Pertaining to the groin area
Lymphedema abnormal amount of fluid retention in the tissues
Teletheraphy Radiation theraphy administered at adistance form the body
Antibacterial Fight against bacteria
Cytotoxic Pertianing to poisoned blood cells
Adenitis Inflammation of a gland
Neoplasm New abnormal tissue formation that is either benigh or malignant tumur
Thymoma a benign tumor origination in the thymus
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