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collection of large amount of blood from a vein venipuncture
serum seperator tube ....TSH, CMP, PSA , uric acid SST
no additives...HIV, drugs, serology RED
K+oxalate/Na Floride....glucose Gray
EDTA...CBC, ESR Lavender
Na Citrate....PT/PTT Blue
SPS...Blood typing Yellow
the point at which the veins branches Bifurication
the destruction of RBC's within the serum Hemolysis
the liquid portion of whole blood remains after clotting Serum
Collection of a small amount of blood Capillary puncture
machine that spins urine and blood Centrifuge
RBC deficiency Anemia
measurement of % of packed RBC's in the blood Hematocrit
carrier of formed elements in blood Plasma
type of WBC's associated with allergies/asthma Eosinophils
WBC Leukocytes
anticoagulant in lavender tubes EDTA
low blood sugar Hypoglycemia
aid in the clotting of blood Platelets
the rate the RBC's seperate from plasma sedimentation Rate
Created by: wakana