Hematopoeisis and Blood Histology
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Plasma, 55% of blood, is broken down to what components?
91% water, 7% Plasma Proteins, 2 % elements (gas, ions, etc.)
Name 3 places plasma can be found in interstitial fluid..
B-Testes, B- thymus and blood brain barrier
Name the 3 proteins and in order from highest plasma percentage to lowest.
- Albumin %58
- Globulin %38
- Fibrinogen %4
Where is Albumin made and what does it do? What conditions can occur with Albuin deficiency.
Made in the liver and controls COLLOID osmotic pressure. Too little albumin could cause leaking into tissue causing EDEMA. Types are Pitting Edema,
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