Flashcards in blood quiz 1 Deck (21):
. Specific name for a red blood cell.?
Life span of a red blood cell?
Location of red and white blood cell production
red bone marrow
Major protein found within a red blood cell.
Name the stem cell that differentiates into all other blood cells.
Determination of the percent solid component of the blood.
Hemoglobin increases the __________ carrying capacity of the blood
Portion of the hemoglobin molecule that binds to oxygen (specific atom
When blood vessels constrict due to the presence of serotonin.
When clots form due to foreign surfaces within a vessel
Can receive blood from any type
Blood type where anti A and anti B cause clumping.
Can receive blood from on 1 other type
Hormone produced by the kidneys to stimulate blood cell production
Name of a migrating blood clot
Blood clot attached to the lining of a blood vessel
Blood clot occlusion in the brain causes a ____________ and in a coronary artery
causes a __________
stroke, heart attack
White blood cell that is considered the “first responder” in bacterial invasion
White blood cell that breaks up into smaller cell fragments called thrombocytes
White blood cell that releases histamine from its granules