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Agglutin
Clumping
Chrom
Color
Coagul
Clotting
Erythr
Red
Fibrin
Fibers
Granul
Granules
Hem
Blood
Hemat
Blood
Leuk
White
Morph
Shape
Myel
Bone Marrow
Phag
Eat, Swallow
Sanguin
Blood
Thromb
Clot
Aden
Gland
Adneoid
Adenoids
Immun
Protection
Lymph
Lymph
Lymphangi
Lymph Vessel
Splen
Spleen
Thym
Thymus
Tonsill
Tonsil
Tox
Poison
Apheresis
Removal, carry away
Cyte
cell
cytosis
more than normal # of cells
Emia
Blood condition
globin
protein
penia
abnormal decrease, too few
poiesis
Standing still
stasis
standing still
Hemolytic disease of newborn
condition that may develop during pregnancy if mother is Rh-
Hemophilia
Blood clotting time is prolonged
hyperlipidemia
too high a level of lipids
Hypochromic anemia
Anemia as a result of insufficient hemoglobin
pernicious anemia
Anemia assoc wiht insufficient absorb of vitamin B-12
Polycythemia vera
prod. of too many red bld cells by the bone marrow
septicemia
bacteria in bloodstream
Thalassemia
genetic disorder in which person unable to make funct. hemoglobin
Axillary
Armpits, enlarged during infections of arms and breasts
Cervical
Neck, drains parts of head and neck
Inguinal
Groin, drains area of legs and lower pelvis
Mediastinal
Chest, drains infection from chest cavity
Epstein-Barr virus
virus that is cause of mononucleosis
anaphylactic
Life threatening b/c of severe allergic rxn
elephantiasis
inflammation, obstruction, and destruction of lymph vessels, result in enlarged tissues
graft vs. host disease
serious comp. of bone marrow transplant(graft) Immune cells from the donor bone marrow attack the recipient's (host) tissues
Hodgkin
cancer of lymphatic cells found in concentr. in lymph nodes
Kaposi's sarcoma
skin cancer seen in pts w/Aids
Lymphadentis
inflamm. of lymph nodes
Mononucleosis
Acute infection dis. w/ lg number of atypical lymphocytes
peritonsillar abscess
infec, of the tissue b/t the tonsils and pharynx
sarcoidosis
disease of unknown cause that forms fibrous lesions