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RBCs are being produced at a rapid rate
large number of reticulocytes in the blood is an indication that
neutrophils
Most active as phagocytes...
positive
Erythroblastosis fetalis is most likely to become a problem in RH-negative mothers as a SECOND Rh....fetus develops
heparin prevent blood clotting
inhibiting the formation of prothrombin activator and the action of thrombin on fibrinogen
parietal pericardium
tissue that forms a loose fitting sac around the heart
ventricular systole
when the blood pressure in the systemic arteries is greatest
S-A node
normal pacemaker of heart
true
anemia and polycythemia tend to increase blood pressure
true
carbon monoxide causes asphyxiation of tissue by binding with the hemoglobin at the same site that oxygen does but more rapidly
false
most carbon dioxide from cellular metabolism is carried to the lung is dissolved in the blood
false
iron from old RBCs cannot be used again
false
in the adult RBCs are produced primarily in the liver
false
an abnormally low leukocyte count is called leukocytesis
false
the coronary sinus drains from the wall of the heart into the left atrium
false
the aorta is the largest artery within the pulmonary circuit
anterior interventricular artery
branch of the left coronary artery
posterior interventricular artery
branch of the right coronary artery
albumen
plasma protein associated with water balance
globulin
plasma protein associated with immunity
fibrinogen
plasma protein associated with blood clotting
triglycerides
very low density lipoprotein
uric acid
non protein nitrogenous substances found in the plasma
cholesterol
very low density lipoprotein
cephalin
phospholipid that aids in lacteal absorption
monocytes
late phagocytosis
lymphocytes
25-35% of WBC count
smooth endothelium
prevents plug formation
repels platelets
negatively charged endothelium
fibrin
digests thrombin
heparin
inhibits prothombin activator
hyperventilation
decrease in blood CO2 conventration and a rise in pH
internal respiration
exchange of gases between blood and body cells
oxyhemoglobin
how most oxygen is transported in the blood
carbon dioxide
primary chemical stiumulus for breathin is the concertration of____ in the blood
t cells attach
cell mediated immunity is a process whereby__ themnselves directly to antigens and destroy them
naturally acquired active immunity
type of resistance that is acquired as a result of developing a disease