Histology of Blood Part A

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  1. How large are RBC and why is that useful?
    RBC are 7.8 microns. Used as a "histological ruler" to estimate other cell sizes.
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  3. What is pitting edema and what causes it?
    • •hypoproteinemia / loss of albumins    causes   EDEMA
  4. What is Ascites & Periorbital Edema?
    • •hypoproteinemia / loss of albumins   causes   EDEMA .
    • Ascites is a nutritional protein defiency in which the tissues leak and cause bloating of stomach.
    • Periorbital Edema is swelling of eyes indicating KIDNEY FAILURE.

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Histology of Blood Part A
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2013-09-19 01:35:53
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Histology Semester 1
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