Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Blood (Exam 3)

QuestionAnswer
What are the three functions of blood? Transport, Defense, Regulation
What does the plasma protein albumin do? Osmosis
What does the plasma protein globulin do? Transports proteins + hydrophobic matter
What do the plasma proteins fibrinogen + prothrombin do? Blood clotting
Picks up oxygen in the lung capillaries and releases it into the body's tissues... Hemoglobin
WBC that fights infection, carries out phagocytosis... Neutrophil
WBC that increase during parasite infection and lessen allergic reactions... Eosinophil
WBC that plays a role in allergic reaction and inflammation... Basophil
WBC that becomes macrophage which destroy pathogens, old cells, and cellular debris... Monocyte
WBC that produces antibodies, play a role in defense against infection, and in immunity... Lymphocyte
Blood cells necessary for hemostasis... thrombocytes
First step of hemostasis... Vascular spasm
Second step of hemostasis... Platelet plu formation
Final step of hemostasis... Coagulation
Chemical messengers are carried by... Blood
Blood plays a defensive role against infection and... Loss of blood
Most plasma proteins are produced in the.... Liver
All formed elements are made by the process of... Hematopoiesis
Hemoglobin consists for four chains of amino acids and... Heme
Heme contains the metal... Iron
Oxygen binds to what portion of the hemoglobin molecule? Heme
White blood cells are called... leukocytes
Unlike RBC, WBC are able to... leave the blood vessels
Created by: cherrywashere