LAB 16 Blood 1.txt

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    • Neutrophils
      • Multi-lobed, Pink-Purple Granulocyte
      • 60-70%
      • Cellular defense; phagocytosis of small pathogens in acute infections
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    • Eosinophils
      • Two-lobed; Orange-Red Granulocyte
      • 2-4%
      • Cellular defense; Eats Protozoa & Parasitic Worms; Anti-inflammatory for Allergic reactions
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    • Basophils
      • Two-lobed; Purple Granulocytes
      • 0.5-1%
      • Anticoagulant: Heparin; Inflammatory response: Histamine
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    • Lymphocytes
      • Smallest WBC; Scant cytoplasm
      • 20-25%
      • Humoral (fluid) defense; Immune System response & regulation; Antibodies; T- attack infected or cancerous cells; B- produce antibodies.
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    • Monocyte
      • Largest WBC; Horseshoe Nucleus
      • 3-8%
      • Migrating Macrophage: Bacteria, cellular Debris; Cancerous cells
  6. Antigens and Antibodies in Type A
    • Antigen A
    • Anti-B Antibody
  7. Antigens and Antibodies in Type B
    • Antigen B
    • Anti-A Antibody
  8. Antigens and Antibodies in Type AB
    • Antigen A & B
    • None
  9. Antigens and Antibodies in Type O
    • None
    • Anti-A & Anti-B Antibodies
  10. Also called a RBC
    Erythrocyte
  11. Ancestral cell of platelets
    megakaryocyte
  12. Numbers of these WBCs rise during parasitic infections
    Eosinophils
  13. Releases a vasodilator; the least abundant WBC
    Basophils
  14. Phagocyte in chronic infections
    Monocyte
  15. Nutrients found in plasma
    • Glucose
    • Fatty acids
    • Amino acids
    • Vitamins
  16. Salts (ions) in blood plasma
    • Sodium - Na
    • Potassium - K
    • Calcium - Ca
    • Magnesium - Mg
    • Chloride - Cl
    • Bicarbonate
  17. Life span of RBC and effect of anucleate character
    105 to 120 days, and the fact that they are without nucleus' simply means that cannot reproduce
  18. Abnormal increase in RBC?
    Polycythemia
  19. Too few RBCs or RBCs with hemoglobin deficiencies?
    Anemia
  20. Abnormal decrease in WBCs?
    Leukopenia
  21. Abnormal increase in WBCs?
    Leukocytosis
  22. Blood volume of an average-sized adult?
    5.5 liters
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LAB 16 Blood 1.txt
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