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Medical Terminology - Blood

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coagul/o
coagulation (clotting)
cyt/o
cell
erythr/o
red
hem/o
blood
kary/o
nucleus
leuk/o
white
myel/o
bone marrow; spinal cord
morph/o
shape; form
neutr/o
neither; neutral; neutrophil
sider/o
iron
phag/o
eat; swallow
thromb/o
clot
-apheresis
removal
-blast
embryonic; immature cell
-cytosis
condition of cells; slight increase in numbers
-emia
blood condition
-globin
protein
-lytic
reducing; destroying; separating; breakdown
-penia
deficiency
-phage
eat; swallow
-phoresis
carrying; transmission
-poiesis
formation
-stasis
stopping; controlling; placing
-oid
resembling; derived from
anti-
against
hypo-
deficient; below; under; less than normal
macro-
large
mega-
large
micro-
small
mono-
one; single
pan-
all
poly-
many; much