Ch 8: Part I Blood & Lymph

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Ch 8: Part I Blood & Lymph
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2012-07-05 02:19:11
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  1. blast/o
    blast
    • germ of bud
    • immature cell
  2. chrom/o
    chromat/o
    color
  3. chyl/o
    juice
  4. hem/o
    hemat/o
    blood
  5. immun/o
    safe
  6. lymph/o
    clear fluid
  7. morph/o
    form
  8. myel/o
    bone marrow or spinal cord
  9. phag/o
    eat or swallow
  10. plas/o
    formation
  11. reticul/o
    a net
  12. splen/o
    spleen
  13. thromb/o
    clot
  14. thym/o
    thymus gland
  15. plasma
    • liquid portion of blood
    • containing: water, proteins, salts, nutrients, hormones, vitamins, cellular components
  16. serum
    liquid portion of blood left after the clotting process
  17. erythrocyte
    red blood cell- transports oxygen and CO2
  18. hemoglobin
    protein-iron compoind in erythrocytes
  19. leukocyte
    white blood cell- immune defense
  20. granulocytes
    • Basophil
    • Eosinophil
    • Neutrophils
    • polumorphonuclear leukocute (PMN)
    • band
  21. agranulocytes
    • Lymphocytes
    • Monocytes
  22. Basophil
    brings anticoagulant substances to inflamed tissues
  23. Eosinophil
    Increase with alergy and infection
  24. Neutrophil
    bacterial phagocyte
  25. Polymorphonuclear leukocyte (PMN)
    AKA neutrophil
  26. Lymphocyte
    • T cells
    • B cells
    • NK cells (natural killer)
    • K-type cells
  27. Monocyte
    infection phagocyte
  28. platelets
    • thrombocytes
    • cell fragments in blood, essential for clotting.

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