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What is Plasma?

liquid part of the blood

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What are Red Blood Cells?

take up oxygen in the lungs and deliver it cells elsewhere in the body

3

What is Hemoglobin?

iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules

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What are White Blood Cells?

body’s disease fighters

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What are Platelets?

cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood clots

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What is the Lymphatic System?

network of vein like vessels that returns the fluid to the bloodstream

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What is Lymph?

consists of water and dissolved materials such as glucose

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What are Lymph Nodes?

trapping bacteria and other disease-causing microorganisms in the fluids

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Consists of water & dissolved materials such as glucose. It also contains some white blood cells that left the capillaries.

What is Lymph.

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Cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood clots.

What are Platelets.

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Take up oxygen in the lungs and deliver it to cells elsewhere in the body

What are Red Blood Cells.

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Network of vein like vessels that returns the fluid into the bloodstream.

What is the Lymphatic System.

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Liquid part of the blood.

What is Plasma.

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Body’s disease fighters.

What are White Blood Cells.

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Small knobs of tissue that traps bacteria & other disease-causing microorganisms in the fluid.

What are Lymph Nodes.

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Iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules.

What are Red Blood Cells.