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A&P2 Chapter 11
|Name the substances found in blood plasma?
|albumin, globulins, and fibrinogen
|What is albumin?
|protein normally found in blood plasma helps to thicken
|What are globulins?
|type of plasma protein that includes antibodies
|what is fibrinogen?
|a soluble blood protein that is converted to insoluble fibrin during clotting
|What is serum?
|blood plasma minus the clotting factors but still contains antibodies
|What is plamsa?
|liquid part of blood
|What two types of connective tissue form blood cells?
|Myeloid tissue, lymphatic tissue
|What is Myeloid tissue?
|red bone marrow
|Where is Myeloid tissue found?
|In adults, sternum, ribs and hip bones
|What is a red blood cells life span?
|What is lymphatic tissue do?
|forms lyphocytes and monocytes
|Where is lymphatic tissue found?
|in the lymph nodes, thymus, and spleen
|What is the lifespan of granular leukocytes?
|a few days
|What is the lifespan of nongranular leukocytes?
|6 months or longer