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Flashcards in CBC Deck (10):
1

WBC

WBC fights infection.

2

RBC

RBC carries oxygen through the body.

3

MCV

Average sizes of the RBCs.

4

MPV

Average sizes of the platelets.

5

RDW

Variations of sizes of the RBCs.

6

HGB

Proteins that carry oxygen.

7

PLTS

Sticky cells that form blood clots.

8

MCHC

Average amount of Hgb in the RBCs compared to the average size of the RBCs.

9

MCH

Average amount of Hgb in each RBCs.

10

HCT

Amount of space in the blood that is occupied by the RBCs.