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105 Unit 2

Collection of large amount of blood from a vein Venipuncture
SST serum separator tube
Red no additives
Gray K+ oxalate/Na Fluoride
Lavender EDTA
Blue Na Citrate
Yellow SPS
Bifurcation the point at which the vein branches
Hemolysis the destruction of RBC's within the serum
Serum the liquid portion of whole blood remains after clotting
Capillary Puncture collection of a small amount of blood
Centrifuge machine that spins urine and blood
Anemia RBC deficiency
Hematocrit measurement of % of packed RBC's in the blood
Plasma carrier of formed elements in blood
Eosinophils type of WBC's associated with allergies/asthma
Leukocytes WBC
EDTA anticoagulant in lavender tubes
Hypoglycemia low blood sugar
Platelets aid in the clotting of blood
Sedimentation Rate the rate the RBC's separate from plasma
Created by: nioshabrown0602