Terminology: Blood

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  1. white blood cell
  2. account for 4 - 8% of leukocytes with purple-staining, U- or kidney-shaped nuclei
  3. a series of reactions designed for stoppage of bleeding
  4. ___ fetalis. Rh- mother with Rh+ baby
  5. abnormal collection of fluid in spaces between cells
  6. ___ vera. All blood cells increase
  7. a condition in which material (tissue, fat, air, blood clot) travels through the bloodstream and then becomes lodged in a vein or artery
  8. the percentage of RBCs out of the total blood volume
  9. ___ anemia - deficiency of vitamin B12
  10. platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) stimulates rebuilding of blood vessel wall
  11. stabilization of the clot by squeezing serum from the fibrin strands
  12. ___ anemia – impaired iron absorption
  13. clear yellow liquid
  14. leukocyte that functions in the ingestion of bacteria and other foreign particles
  15. solvent, transport, temperature regulation
  16. ___ anemia - destruction or inhibition of red bone marrow
  17. deficiency
  18. O2, CO2, N2
  19. a thrombus freely floating in the blood stream
  20. condition of blood
  21. a blood clot that breaks free in the blood stream and blocks a blood vessel
  22. blood
  23. blood has abnormally low oxygen-carrying capacity
  24. excessive
  25. the clumping together of red cells in blood
  26. a clot that develops and persists in an unbroken blood vessel
  27. deficient / below
  28. cell
  29. sequential developmental pathway is hemocytoblast, megakaryoblast, promegakaryocyte, megakaryocyte, and ?
  30. white blood cell that normally makes up about 25% of the total white blood cell count but can vary widely
  31. normally the most abundant type of white blood cell in healthy adults
  32. contain cytoplasmic granules that stain specifically with Wright's stain
  33. white
  34. biconcave discs, anucleate, essentially no organelles
  35. red
  36. aid the formation of blood clots by releasing various protein substances
  37. production of erythrocytes
  38. distribute nutrients and oxygen to the body's tissues and remove deoxygenated blood and waste
  39. ___ anemia - prematurely ruptured erythrocytes
  40. have large, dark-purple, circular nuclei with thin rim of blue cytoplasma
  41. absent or faulty globin chain in hemoglobin

Down

  1. cell containing haemoglobin
  2. glucose; amino acids; nucleic acids; lipoproteins -complexes of triglycerides, phospholipids, cholesterol and proteins
  3. ___ anemia – this defect causes RBCs to become sickle-shaped in low oxygen situations
  4. condition where the number of circulating platelets is deficient
  5. bilobed nuclei connected via a broad band of nuclear material
  6. ___ anemia - result of acute or chronic loss of blood
  7. cancerous conditions involving white blood cells
  8. account for 50-70% of the white blood cells
  9. clot, lump
  10. antibodies in plasma
  11. cell from all which all leukocytes originate
  12. fragments of megakaryocytes
  13. refers to a disease that begins suddenly and/or progresses quickly
  14. vessel / duct
  15. blood cell formation
  16. give rise to all formed elements
  17. albumin, globulins, fibrinogen enzymes and hormones
  18. type of normal white blood cell that may increase with bone marrow damage, parasitic infections, or allergic reactions
  19. reversibly binds with oxygen
  20. after ejection of the nucleus from normoblasts
  21. Na+, K+, Ca++, Mg++, H+, Cl-, HCO3-, PO4-3, SO4-
  22. toxicity due to micro-organisms
  23. antithrombin, heparin & Prostacyclin
  24. NH3, urea, uric acid, creatine, creatinine, bilrubin
  25. white blood cells with U- or S-shaped nuclei & large,basophilic granules that contain histamine
  26. ___ polycythemia. only red blood cells
  27. make up 1% of the total blood volume Can leave capillaries via diapedesis
  28. white blood cell count over 11,000 per cubic millimeter
  29. hereditary bleeding disorders caused by lack of clotting factors
  30. lack visible cytoplasmic granules with spherical or kidney-shaped nuclei
  31. function in allergic responses and in resisting some infections
  32. chemical cascade producing a fibrin mesh trapping blood cells and fluid
  33. heart
  34. substance on the surface of red blood cells that elicits an immune response
  35. merge into veins which carry blood back to the heart
  36. a muscular vessel that carries oxygenated and nutrient-rich blood under high pressure away from the heart


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