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Hematology

Chapter 41

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Three types of Blood cells WBC RBC Platelets (thrombocytes)
2nd most common POL test Hematology
WBC can detect Viral or bacterial infection
Types of Blood Tests Hgb, Hct, WBC, RBC, Platelet Count, Differential WBC, ESR, PT
What is involved with a CBC Hgb, Hct, WBC, RBC
What do RBC do? Carry Oxygen to the body & remove CO2
What do WBC do? Fight infections
Hgb Oxygen carrying protein in blood
Hct Amount of packed RBC in a given amount of blood
What do platelets do? Aid in clotting
Hemoglobin Major component of RBC. 85% of dry weight of RBC Carries 95% of oxygen to the cells Carries 27% of CO2 back to lungs
Types of Anemias Iron deficiency Hemolytic anemia - destruction of own RBC Vitamin D deficiency Sickle Cell Pernicious anemia - lack of intrinsic factor
Normal HGB values for Men & Women Male: 13.5 - 17.5 Women: 12.0 - 15.5
Normal HCT values for Men & Women Male; 38.8 - 50.0 Women: 34.9 - 44.5
What are the 5 types of WBC? Neutrophils Lymphocytes Basophils Eosinophils Monocytes
Types of Anemias Iron deficiency Hemolytic anemia - destruction of own RBC Vitamin D deficiency Sickle Cell Pernicious anemia - lack of intrinsic factor
Normal HGB values for Men & Women Male: 13.5 - 17.5 Women: 12.0 - 15.5
Normal HCT values for Men & Women Male; 38.8 - 50.0 Women: 34.9 - 44.5
What are the 5 types of WBC? Neutrophils Lymphocytes Basophils Eosinophils Monocytes
Types of Anemias Iron deficiency Hemolytic anemia - destruction of own RBC Vitamin D deficiency Sickle Cell Pernicious anemia - lack of intrinsic factor
Normal HGB values for Men & Women Male: 13.5 - 17.5 Women: 12.0 - 15.5
Normal HCT values for Men & Women Male; 38.8 - 50.0 Women: 34.9 - 44.5
What are the 5 types of WBC? Neutrophils Lymphocytes Basophils Eosinophils Monocytes
Created by: JDenning8984