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Anatomy ch. 12*

The Lymphatic System and The Blood

blood cells are produced in the bone marrow by ___________________ hematopiesis
all blood cells are derived from a ____________________ multipotent stem cell
the _________ provide the immune system function WBCs
______________is a common WBC disorder cancer
blood of composed of _____% by liquid plasma and _____% formed blood elements or blood cells 55%, 45%
_______________is a means of measuring the percent volume of formed blood elements hematocrit
________________are disc-shaped cells that lack a nucleus and have a cytoplasm that carries hemoglobin red blood cells
__________________are blood cell fragments that assist with blood clotting and wound healing. thrombocytes
_____________is primary carried by the hemoglobin in the red blood cells oxygen
__________________is carried in the plasma primarily as a gas and as carbonic acid carbon dioxide
__________________also carries about 33% of te carbon dioxide hemoglobin
__________________is defined aas the process of building up the body's response to infectious disease immunization
_______________ immunization occurs by the nature exposure to foreigh antigens natural
_______________ immunizations is the therapeutic enhancement of the immune response artificial
_______________ immunity occurs when the body encounters an antigen and produces the appropriate antibodies, active
_______________ immunity involves the intake of antibodies into the body passive
what is the major protein that forms into a blood clot ______________ fibrin
_____________helps hemoglobin bind to oxygen iron
antibodies are secreted by _______________ B-lymphocytes
Created by: Lauren G.



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