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oncology
study of cancer
high # of WBCs
leukemia
cancer of lymph nodes
Hodgkin's disease
rhesus monkey; antigen on RBC/ problem if mom is - & baby +
Rh
removing platelets/onor gives blood-platelets removed-platelets to sick person-blood back to donor
plateletpheresis
removing plasma/ donor gives blood-plasma removed-plasma to sick person-blood back to donor
plasmapheresis
cancer of blood-forming organs
leukemia
dyscrasia
problems with blood
hemolysis
destruction of blood
hemostasis
stopping of blood
septicemia
infection of blood
serology
study of serum
APTT
how well blood is clotting
CBC
complete blood count
differential count
counting of each WBC
sed rate
determines infection or inflammation
hematocrit
shows % of blood that is RBC
pro time
clotting of blood
autologous
own blood
homologous
anothers blood
anticoagulants
blood thinners-coumadin, heparin, warfarin, aspirin
function of lymph system -5
drain fluid from tissue space & return it to blood, transports materials to body cells, carries waste products from body tissues back to bloodstream, transports lipids away from digestive organs, aids in control of infection