BIO 111 Blood

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BIO 111 Blood

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This protein helps maintain the osmotic pressure of the blood and also thickens it
 
Albumin
What type is the "universal recipient
 
AB
People with AIDS often have a low white count also called
 
aids
After using this lab tool a tube of blood would have a plasma, buffy coat, and red blood cells separated into sections
 
centrifuge
This inherited anemia causes the red cells to deform under stress
 
sickle cell
You are unable to absorb V B12, this type of anemia is called
 
pernicious
Both types of lymphocytes and monocytes can be formed in ___________/__________ tissue
 
lymphatic/lyphoid
Erythrocytes are also called
 
RBC's
These substances found in blood assist in fighting infections as they are a type of antibody
 
globulins
Fibbrinogen and all other clotting factors are found in plasma but not in
 
sera
Calcium must be present during blood clotting to form this clotting factor
 
thrombin
Too few _____ _____ or too little _______ can both be describes as types of anemia
 
red cells / hemoglobin
Platelets are also called
 
thrombocytes
Too many red cells being made by the bone marrow is called
 
Polycythemia
___________, made by the kidney to increase RBC production was the base for the drug_______
 
Erthropoietin / procrit
Type ___ blood is the universal donor
 
O
The bone marrow is also called _______ tissue
 
myeloid
An infection and/or leukemia would show as a ____ than normal buffy coat
 
thicker
Prothrombin production in the liver is stimulated by
 
Vitamin K
White blood cells are also known as
 
Leukocytes
This substance carries most of the food and electrolytes to the cells
 
plasma
Red blood cells assists in transporting ______ and ______ ______ and has a unique shape that increase its surface area
 
oxygen/ carbon dioxide
After centrifuging identify which formed element would be at the bottom due to its high density
 
RBC
Damage to blood forming elements in the bone marrow can cause anemia
 
aplastic
A patient with leukopenia would show a ______ than normal buffy coat
 
lower
A clot that stays where it was formed is known as a
 
thrombus
another term for erythrocyte
 
RBC
A blood clot that stays in the place where it was formed
 
thrombus
white blood cell that secretes heparin
 
basophil
plasma protein that include antibodies
 
globulin
Term for all the cells and cell fragments suspended in the blood
 
formed elements
another term for platelet
 
thromobocyte
white blood cell that can be made in lymphatic tissue
 
lymphocyte
plasma protein necessary for blood clot formation
 
fibrinogen
plasma protein that helps thicken the blood
 
albumin
liquid part of the blood minus the clotting factors
 
serum
a term for a number of condition in which the blood is unable to carry a sufficient amount of oxygen
 
anemia
part of a blood clot that has dislodged and is circulating through out the blood stream
 
embolism
process of blood cell formation
 
hematopoiesis
liquid part of the blood
 
plasma
a measure of the total blood volume made up by red blood cells
 
hematocrit test
types of white blood cells that are phagocytes
 
monocyte
type AB blood is considered to be this
 
universal recipient
a plasma protein that is important in blood clot formation
 
fibrinogen
liquid part of the blood including the clotting factor
 
plasma
white blood cells that fight parasites
 
eosinophil
liquid part of the blood with the clotting factors removed
 
serum
red pigment of the red blood cell
 
hemoglobin
blood cells that carry oxygen
 
red blood cells
Type o Blood is considered to be this
 
Universal donor
another term for red bone marrow
 
myeloid tissue
List all the granulocytes
 
neutrophils, Eosinophils,
Basophils
List the approximate numbers for RBC's, WBC's and platelets
 
5,000,000 RBC's 7500 WBC's 300,000 Platelets