How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"phlebo" is from "phleps" (blood vessel) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "vein" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|This study evaluated 10 cyclists before and after phlebotomy to determine the effect of donation of blood.|
|Phlebogram of the right extremity was normal.|