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Blood, Lymph and Immune System Terminology

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ansio-
(prefix)
unequal, dissimilar in size
iso-
(prefix)
same, equal
agglutin/o
clumping, sticking together
angi/o
vessel
bas/o
base (opposite of an acid)
chrom/o
color
blast/o
embryonic cell
coagul/o
clotting
cyt/o
cell
eosin/o
rose colored
erythur/o
red
granul/o
granule
hemat/o, hem/o
blood
hemoglobin/o
hemoglobin
immun/o
immunity
is/o
equal
kary/o, nucle/o
nucleus
leuk/o
white
lymph/o
lymph, clear fluid
mon/o
one, single
morph/o
shape
myel/o
bone marrow, spinal cord
neutr/o
neutral
phag/o
eat, swallow
poikil/o
varied or irregular shape
reticul/o
net, mesh
sider/o
iron
spher/o
globe, round
splen/o
spleen
thromb/o
clot, platelet
thym/o
thymus
tonsill/o
tonsil
-blast
immature, embryonic cell
-crit
to separate
-cytosis
abnormal condition of cells
-emia
blood condition
-genic
formation, production
-globin, -globulin
protein
-lysis, -lytic, -lyse
destruction
-penia
lack of, deficiency in number
-phage
eat, swallow
(suffix)
-pheresis
removal
-phil
attraction to/for
-phoresis
borne, carried