Red blood Cells and Transport or Gases

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Bioconcave

Shape of RBC?

Vascular sinuses of red bone marrow

Where do they come from?

hematocytoblast, erythroblast

Nucleated (?) differentiate into (?)

hemoglobin

Erythroblast contain (?)

reticulocyte

erythroblast ejects nucleus to become (?)

erythrocyte (aka RBC)

reticulocyte matures into (?)

erythropoietin, liver, kidney

Low PO2 (partial pressure of oxygen) causes (?) to release from (?) and (?)

RBC's, oxygen

the release of erythropoietin stimulates production of (?) for more (?) to cells

lungs

highest partial pressure in body is in (?)

deep tissue

lowest partial pressure in body is (?)

tissue is using up all of the oxygen

why low partial pressure in deep tissue?

low, co2

high partial pressure of oxygen translates to (?) partial pressure of (?)

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