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BLOOD TEST REVIEW
in terms of its tissue classification, blood is classified as a .... because it has living blood cells.
the volume of blood accounted for by these cells is referred to as the....
the so-called "buffy coat" compsed of ... and ... is found at the junction between the other two blood elements
most numerous leukocyte
granular leukocytes (3)
also called an erythrocyte; anucleate
red blood cell
actively phagocytic leukocytes (2)
agranular leukocytes (2)
fragments to form platelets (1)
RBC'S, AGRANULAR AND GRANULAR LEUKOCYTES are examples of these
increases during allergy attacks
releases histamine during inflammatory reactions
after originating in bone marrow, may be formed in lymphoid tissue
red blood cell
primarily water, noncellular; the fluid matrix of blood
increases in number during prolonged infections
least numerous leukocyte
also called white blood cells (5)
most common leukocyte. 40-60%. phagocytic.
3 or more lobes. 1:10 bacteria killing ratio.
large granules. do not stain red or blue.
2-4%. large. almost invisible granules.
kidney shaped nucleus. important for immune response.
1-4%. stain bright pink to red. 2 lobed nucleus.
phagocytic. attack blood born parasites.
come from red bone marrow from stem cells.
20-40%. very little cytoplasm. nearly insible granules.
bbig round nucleus. made in bone marrow.
white blood cells move into and out of blood vessels by the process of...
an abnormal... in white blood cells is leukopenia
when blood becomes too acid or too basic, both the respiratory
system and the... may be calles into action to restore it to its
normal pH range.
the normal pH range of blood is... to...
the cardiovascular system of an average adult contains approximately ... liters of blood.
the normal rbc count is ... million/mm
normal... values are in the area of 42%-47% of the
volume of whole blood.
what factors serve as stimuli for erythrocytes (3)
living at a high altitude
normally, blood clots within... minutes.
the most important body anticoagulant is .....
bleeder's disease, or...., is a result of a deficiency of certain clotting factors.
both the young and elderly people are at risk
for cancer of the blood, or.....
the dark material filling the interior of erythrocyts myst be... because those
cells function to transport oxygen in the blood
you will observe and report events of blood formation,
then move out of the bone into the circulation to
initiate and observe the process of blood clotting,
once in the bone marrow, you watch as several large dark
nulceated stem cells, or..., begin to divide and produce