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OCC- Chapter 13: Blood Typing

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antigens
found on the surface of a cell; can trigger an immune response if it is not recognized by the body
agglutinogens
blood type antigens on the surface of RBCs
antibodies
produced by body and can destroy cells with recognized antigen
agglutinins
antibodies that react with agglutinogens in the plasma
agglutination
clumping of RBCs due to combined agglutinogens and agglutinins
anemia
lack of red blood cells
hemophilia
excessive bleeding from lack of clotting factors
atheroclerosis
build up of fatty plaque on the inside of vessels
hypertension
high blood pressure