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  1. splenorrhagia
  2. Hemogloginopathy
  3. thrombolytics
  4. hemopoiesis
  5. lymphoid
  6. lymph/o
  7. hematoma
  8. serology
  9. micro-
  10. auto-
  11. Shilling test
  12. dyspnea
  13. allograft (homograft)
  14. poikil/o
  15. acute leukemia
  16. agglutin/o
  17. Immunotherapy
  18. multisystemic
  19. antimicrobials
  20. Lymphedema
  21. pruitus
  22. hemolyze
  23. amorphic
  24. -rrhagia
  25. Bone marrow transplant
  26. leukemia
  27. allergy and immunology
  28. anisocytosis
  29. Pernicious anemia
  30. erythroblast
  31. Blood culture
  32. -phoresis
  33. basophil
  34. aniso-
  35. hodgkin disease (hodgkin lymphoma)
  36. mononuclear
  37. Bone marrow MRI
  38. dysphagia
  39. blastic
  40. splenomegaly
  41. -globin
  42. Complete blood count
  43. Kaposi sarcoma
  44. eosin/o
  45. thromb/o
  46. Prothrombin time
  47. Graft-versus-host disease
  48. Monospot
  49. -stasis
  50. lymphangioma
  51. infectious mononucleosis
  52. sideropenia
  53. anorexia
  54. hypoproteinemia
  55. -osis
  56. antifibrinolytics
  57. hemorrhagic anemia
  58. erythropenia
  59. Partial thromboplastin (PTT) (activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT)
  60. reticul/o
  61. sider/o
  62. aplastic
  63. karyolysis
  64. Bone marrow aspiration
  65. Homologous Bone marrow transplant
  66. -phylaxis
  67. -poiesis
  68. leukocytosis
  69. mononucleosis
  70. von Willebrand disease
  71. antivirals
  72. hemophilia B
  73. hemolytic
  74. localized
  75. thrombosis
  76. lymphangi/o
  77. electr/o
  78. erythrocyte
  79. disseminated intravascular coagulation
  80. Thrombocytopenia
  81. hemophilia A
  82. allergy
  83. immunicompromised
  84. hematologist
  85. anaphylaxis
  86. chrom/o
  87. -emia
  88. granul/o
  89. urticaria
  90. -phil
  91. anticoagulation
  92. hem/o hemat/o
  93. hematology
  94. proliferation
  95. hematomas
  96. Lymphoscintigraphy
  97. autoimmunity
  98. acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)
  99. hemophobia
  100. pallor
  101. hypotension
  102. diuretics
  103. isochromic
  104. hypochromic
  105. Lymphadenectomy
  106. Systemic lupus erythematosus
  107. erythr/o
  108. eosinophil
  109. gingivitis
  110. kaposi sarcoma and pneumocystis pneumonia
  111. Sepsis
  112. ser/o
  113. a-
  114. sickle cell anemia
  115. neutrophil
  116. edema
  117. Sentinel node excision
  118. fat-soluble vitamins
  119. neutr/o
  120. autograft
  121. exacerbations
  122. kary/o
  123. Hematoma
  124. phag/o
  125. hemarthrosis
  126. leuk/o
  127. remissions
  128. mono-
  129. Aplastic (hypoplastic) anemia
  130. immun/o
  131. macrocyte
  132. chronic leukemia
  133. allergists and immunologist
  134. Allergy injections immunotherapy
  135. reticulocyte
  136. hemoglobin
  137. Autologous Bone marrow transplant
  138. sensitization
  139. xen/o
  140. allergy shots
  141. Biological immunotherapy
  142. lymphaden/o
  143. myelogenic
  144. opportunistic infections
  145. sickle cell crisis
  146. xenograft (heterograft)
  147. polymorphic
  148. immunology
  149. neutrophilic
  150. Folic- acid deficiency anemia
  151. morph/o
  152. splen/o
  153. tachycardia
  154. adenoid
  155. Transfusion
  156. blast/o
  157. anemia
  158. poikilocyte
  159. -penia
  160. granulocyte
  161. Thrombocythemia
  162. microcyte
  163. myelogenous
  164. allo-
  165. lymphadenopathy
  166. anaphylactic shock
  167. plas/o
  168. iron- deficiency anemia
  169. ana-
  170. electrophoresis
  171. Graft rejection
  172. macro-
  173. iso-
  174. Antinuclear antibody
  175. -graft
  176. phagocyte
  177. aden/o
  178. agglutination
  179. myasthenia gravis
  180. antigen
  181. poly-
  182. erythroblastosis
  183. hepatomegaly
  184. hemophilia (bleeder's disorder)
  185. bas/o
  186. Lymphadenopathy
  187. hemostasis
  188. morphology
  189. Multiple myeloma
  190. Lymphangiography
  191. myel/o
  192. indurated
  1. a clumping, gluing
  2. b large
  3. c -blood protein
    - is an iron containing protein found in RBCs that transports oxygen and gives blood its color
  4. d is an acquired abnormal immune response
  5. e formation, production
  6. f enlargement of the spleen
  7. g Any form of treatment that alters, enhances, stimulates or restores the body's natural immune mechanisms to treat disease
  8. h lymph vessel
  9. i fluid within tissues
  10. j electricity
  11. k process of clumping
  12. l -Series of test that includes hemoglobin; hematocrit; red and white blood cell counts, platelet count; and differential count
    - used to test for anemias, coagulation disorders, and infections
  13. m -white blood condition
    -causes a profoundly elevated white blood cell count and a very low red blood cell count
  14. n difficulty swallowing
  15. o is a deficiency in clotting factor VIII
  16. p iron
  17. q formation of blood
  18. r bursting forth
  19. s is a hereditary disorder in which the blood- clotting mechanism is impaired
  20. t Abnormal decrease in platelets caused by low production of platelets in the bone marrow or increased destruction of platelets in the blood vessels, spleen, or liver
  21. u against, up, back
  22. v protein
  23. w inability to produce sufficient red blood cells (RBCs) due to the lack of folic acid, a B vitamin essential for erythropoiesis
  24. x relating to the origin in bone marrow
  25. y transplantation
  26. z Nonspecific rapid serological test for the presence of the heterophile antibody, which develops several days after infection by Epstein-Barr virus, the organism that caused infectious mononucleosis
  27. aa blood
  28. ab same, equal
  29. ac cell that eats (foreign material)
  30. ad net, mesh
  31. ae pertaining to many forms or shapes
  32. af Visualization of lymphatic channels and lymph nodes using a contrast medium to determine blockages or other pathologies of the lymph system
  33. ag Malignant tumor of plasma cells in the bone marrow
  34. ah varied, irregular
  35. ai attraction to base (alkaline dyes)
  36. aj physician who specializes in treating blood disorders
  37. ak cell (that contains a) net or meshwork
  38. al embryonic red cell
  39. am is a malignant disease of the lymph system, primarily the lymph nodes
  40. an neutralize fibrinolytic chemicals in the mucous membranes of the mouth, nose, and urinary tract to prevent breakdown of blood clots
  41. ao cell (containing) granules
  42. ap breaking down of red blood cells
  43. aq -study of serum
    - includes the study of antigens and antibodies as well as sources other than serum including plasma, saliva, and urine
  44. ar -deficiency of iron
    -usually results from inadequate iron uptake or frm hemorrhage
  45. as -sudden onset of the disease and the cells are highly embryonic with few mature forms
    -causes severe anemia, infections, and bleeding disorders early in the stages
    -is life threatening
  46. at Introduction of a radioactive tracer into the lymph channels to determine lymph flow, identify obstructions, and locate the sentinel node
  47. au destruction of RBCs, commonly resulting in jaudice
  48. av is a chronic. progressive autoimmune neuromuscular disease that causes muscle weakness
  49. aw granule
  50. ax branch of medicine involving disorders of immune systems, including asthma and anaphalaxis, adverse reactions to drugs, autoimmune disorders, organ transplantation, and malignancies of the immune system
  51. ay infections that occur more in people who have weakened immune system
  52. az Test that measures the length of time it takes blood to clot to screen for deficiencies of some clotting factors
  53. ba against protection
  54. bb protection
  55. bc swallowing, eating
  56. bd highly embryonic
  57. be -under (decrease in) color
    -are erythrocytes that contain inadequate hemoglobin
    -these cells are commonly associated with iron- deficiency anemia
  58. bf dissolve blood clots by destroying their fibrin strands
  59. bg lymph
  60. bh Presence of bacteria or their toxins in the blood; blood poisoning
  61. bi tumor (composed of) lymph vessels
  62. bj Bleeding disorder caused by a deficiency of von Willebrand factor, a "sticky" protein that lines blood vessels and reacts with platelets to form a plug that leads to clot formation
  63. bk paleness
  64. bl prevent blood clot formation by inhibiting the synthesis or inactivating one or more clotting factors
  65. bm prevent replication of viruses within host cells
  66. bn disease of lymph nodes
  67. bo initial exposure
  68. bp attraction for a neutral (dye)
  69. bq small
  70. br granulocytic leukemia
  71. bs large (red) cell
  72. bt -study of immunity
    -includes study of autoimmune diseases, hypersensitivities, and immune deficiencies
  73. bu -self transplantation
    -transplantation of tissue from one location of the body to another in the same individual
  74. bv difficulty breathing
  75. bw abnormal decrease in red (blood cells)
  76. bx abnormal condition; increase (used primarily with blood cells)
  77. by Infusion of healthy bone marrow stem cells after the diseased bone marrow is destroyed by chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy
  78. bz many, much
  79. ca resembling lymph
  80. cb gum infection
  81. cc attraction for
  82. cd spleen
  83. ce chronic, progressive anemia found mostly in people older than age 50 due to lack of sufficient vitamin, B12 needed for blood cell development
  84. cf lack of sufficient ion in RBCs
  85. cg serum
  86. ch physician who studies blood disorders
  87. ci nucleus
  88. cj -Any disorder caused by abnormalities in the hemoglobin molecule
    -most common disorder is sickle cell anemia
  89. ck -blood tumor
    -usually a clotted blood caused by a break or leak in a blood vessel that may be found in any organ, tissue, or space within the body
  90. cl white
  91. cm -Test to identify antibodies that attack the nucleus of the individual's own body cells
    -indicates the potential for autoimmunity
  92. cn destroy bacteria, fungi, and protozoa, depending on the particular drug, generally by interfering with the functions of their cell membrane or their reproductive cycle
  93. co -carrying an electric (charge)
    -a laboratory technique used to separate proteins based on their electrical charge, size, and shape
    -commonly used in DNA testing
  94. cp -tissue distal to the blockage undergoes ischemia, resulting in severe pain that can last from several hours to several days
    -affects those who have inherited the trait from both parents
    -treatment includes folic acid
  95. cq study of form, shape, and structure
  96. cr -attraction for rose colored (dye)
    -appear rose- colored when stained with eosin, a dye used in hematology
  97. cs embryonic cell
  98. ct abnormal increase in cells that are unequal
  99. cu intense itching
  100. cv -abnormal increase of embryonic red (cells)
    -is a potentially fatal disease of newborns occurring when a blood incompatibility exists between the mother and fetus
  101. cw latency
  102. cx Infusion of blood or blood products from one person to another
  103. cy neutral, neither
  104. cz resembling a gland
  105. da immune, immunity, safe
  106. db Test used to diagnose pernicious anemia by determining if the body properly absorbs vitamin B12 through the digestive tract
  107. dc blood clot
  108. dd small (red) cell
  109. de an allergic reaction that causes hives
  110. df rapid heart rate
  111. dg prevent and treat bleeding disorders resulting from lack of prothrombin, which is commonly caused by vitamin K definciency
  112. dh color
  113. di formation, growth
  114. dj lymph gland (node)
  115. dk fear of blood
  116. dl pertaining to the same color
  117. dm Injection with increasing strengths of the offending antigen given over a period of months or years to increase tolerance to an antigen responsible for severe allergies
  118. dn immune system becomes weak
  119. do is a deficiency of erythrocytes or hemoglobin in the blood
  120. dp blood condition
  121. dq -abnormal condition of a blood clot
    -formation of blood clots in the blood vessel
  122. dr gland
  123. ds without, not
  124. dt serious form of anemia associated with bone marrow failure and resulting in erythropenia, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia
  125. du Any disease of the lymph nodes
  126. dv is a deficiency in clotting factor IX
  127. dw -Test to determine the presence of pathogens in the bloodstream
    -sepsis is the most serious form of bacteremia and is life threatening
  128. dx Localized accumulation of blood, usually clotted, in an organ, space or tissue due to a break in or severing of a blood vessel
  129. dy blood within joints
  130. dz Test that measures the time it takes for prothrombin to form a clot
  131. ea an extreme allergic life threatening condition
  132. eb Overproduction of platelets, leading to thrombosis or bleeding disorders due to platelet malformations
  133. ec decrease, deficiency
  134. ed Complication that occurs following a stem cell or bone marrow transplant in which the transplant produces antibodies against recipient's organs that can be severe enough to cause death
  135. ee -is one of the acute infections caused by the Epstein- Barr virus (EBV)
    -spreads through saliva and respiratory usecretions
  136. ef anemia caused from excessive blood loss
  137. eg an immunotherapy treatment that reduces the reaction of the allergen
  138. eh Infusion of bone marrow or stem cells from a compatible donor after a course of chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy
  139. ei one
  140. ej Process in which a recipient's immune system attacks a transplanted organ or tissue
  141. ek -destruction of the nucleus
    -results in cell death
  142. el decrease in the blood protein level
  143. em Swelling, primarily in a single arm or leg, due to an accumulation of lymph within tissues caused by obstruction or disease in the lymph vessels
  144. en pertaining to an attraction for neutral dyes
  145. eo pertaining to a single nucleus
  146. ep Removal of lymph nodes, especially in surgical procedures undertaken to remove malignant tissue
  147. eq carrying, transmission
  148. er standing still of blood
  149. es Use of immune system stimulators to enhance the immune response in the treatment of certain forms of cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, and Crohn disease
  150. et -Widespread autoimmune disease that may affect the skin, brain, kidneys, and joints and causes chronic inflammation
    -a typical butterfly rash appears over the nose and cheeks
  151. eu -transplantation from another
    -transplantation between two individuals who are genetically compatible
  152. ev without a (definite) form
  153. ew collection of blood
  154. ex abnormal increase of mononuclear (cells)
  155. ey unequal, dissimilar
  156. ez cell that is irregular or varied (in shape)
  157. fa increased severity of symptoms or disease
  158. fb is the failure of the body to distinguish accurately between self and non-self in which the immune system attacks antigens in ts own cells to such an extent that tissue injury occurs
  159. fc bone marrow; spinal cord
  160. fd other, different from the normal
  161. fe specialist who treats immune system disorders
  162. ff enlargement of the liver
  163. fg hardened
  164. fh abnormal increase in white (blood) cells
  165. fi Infusion of the patient's own bone marrow or stem cells after a course of chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy
  166. fj -red cell
    -red blood cell
  167. fk bursting forth of the spleen
  168. fl inherited anemia that causes RBCs to become crescent- shaped o sickle - shaped when oxygen levels are low
  169. fm affects many organs and tissues
  170. fn -base (alkaline, opposite of acid)
    -appear dark blue when stained with a dye used in hematology
  171. fo Abnormal activation of the proteins involved in blood coagulation, causing small blood clots to form in the vessels and cutting off the supply of oxygen to distal tissues
  172. fp affects specific area
  173. fq Highly sensitive imaging procedure that detects lesions and changes in bone tissue and bone marrow, especially in multiple myeloma
  174. fr medications that promote urination
  175. fs low blood presure
  176. ft red
  177. fu are two diseases closely associated with AIDS ans are considered AIDS- defining diseases
  178. fv Removal of the first node that receives drainage from cancer-containing areas and the one most likely to contain malignant cells
  179. fw foreign, strange
  180. fx standing still
  181. fy exposure to an allergen
  182. fz -Removal of a small sample of bone using a small thin aspirating needle for microscopic examination
    -identifies blood disorders or determines if infection has spread to bone marrow
  183. ga -is a malignancy of connective tissue, including bone, fat, muscle, and fibrous tissue
    -closely associated with AIDS and is commonly fatal because the tumors readily metastasize to other organs
  184. gb is an infectious disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which slowly destroys the immune system
  185. gc -signs and symptoms are slow to develop
    -there is proliferation of cells but, are ususlly enough mature cells to carry on the functions of the various cell types
  186. gd loss of appetite
  187. ge dawn (rose colored)
  188. gf -foreign transplantation
    -example is transplant with a pig heart
  189. gg form, shape, structure
  190. gh self, own
  191. gi over- growth
  192. gj pertaining to a failure to form