Flashcards in blood Deck (16):
most numerous formed element present in blood is?
which blood type does not have a nucleus
blood volume average for male
blood volume average for female?
most numerous erythrocyte
in various anemia, rbc appears?
rbc appears pale (decrease hemoglobin content) or may be nucleated (bone marrow turning out cells prematurely)
most abundant wbc?
name the 3 types of granulocytes?
neutrophil, eosinophil, and basophil
name 2 types of leukocyctes?
granulocytes and agranulocytes
name the 2 types of granulocyctes?
lymphocycte and monocyte
the acryomyn to list leukocytes from most abundant to least abundant?
never let monkeys eat bananas (neutrophils, lymphocytes, monocytes, eosinophils, and basophils)
normal platelet count in blood?
150,000- 400,000 per cubic millimeter
what increases in number during prolonged infections?
release histamin, promotes inflammation
number rises during parasite infections