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Abbreviations - Blood

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Ab
antibody
ABMT
autologous bone marrow transplantation
ABO
four main blood types (A, B, AB, O)
ALL
acute lymphocytic leukemia
AML
acute myelogenous leukemia
ASCT
autologous stem cell transplantation
bands
immature white blood cells
baso
basophils
BMT
bone marrow transplantation
CBC
complete blood count
CLL
chronic lymphocytic leukemia
CML
chronic myelogenous leukemia
diff
differential count
EBV
Eppstein-Barr virus
eos
eosinophils
EPO
erythropoietin
ESR
erythrocyte sedimentation rate
Fe
iron
HCL
hairy cell leukemia
Hct
hematocrit
Hgb (HGB)
hemoglobin
Ig (A, D, E, G, M)
immunoglobulins
lymphs
lymphocytes
mono
monocyte
polys (PMNs, PMNLs)
polymorphonuclear leukocytes
PT (pro time)
prothrombin time
PTT
partial thromboplastin time
RBC
red blood cell count
rbc
red blood cell
sed rate
erythrocyte sedimentation rate
segs
segmented (mature white blood cells; neutrophils)
SMAC
sequential multiple analyzer computer
WBC
white blood cell count
wbc
white blood cell
WNL
within normal limits