New version page

ASU BIO 202 - Anemia

Documents in this Course
Load more
Upgrade to remove ads

This preview shows page 1 out of 3 pages.

View Full Document
Premium Document
Do you want full access? Go Premium and unlock all 3 pages.
Access to all documents
Download any document
Ad free experience

Upgrade to remove ads
Unformatted text preview:

Causes of Anemia:1. Insufficient erythrocytes2. Low hemoglobin content3. Abnormal hemoglobinWhat is Polycythemia?excess of RBCsWhy can Polycythemia be dangerous?it increases blood viscosity which could lead to stroke or heart attackWhich blood types can receive blood from Type A donors-Type A-Type ABWhich types of blood can individuals with Type A receive?-Type A-Type ODoes + or - make a difference? Why?Rh factor matters: Rh- should not receive blood from Rh+What are Leukocytes?WBCsLeukocytes function:Fight infectionIn what way are Leukocytes very different from Erythrocytes(in terms of their cell structure)Leukocytes are complete cells,unlike RBCs which have no nuclei and organellesWhere do Leukocytes spend most of their time?-tissues of the body-fighting pathogens-use blood as the "subway" system to get where they are goingWBC Differential sayingNever Laugh at Monkeys Eating BananasNeutrophilsLymphocytesMonocytesEosinophilsBasophils5 main types of Leukocytes:1. Neutrophils2. Lymphocytes3. Monocytes4. Eosinophils5. BasophilsNeutrophil %60-70%Lymphocyte %25-33%Monocyte %3-8%Eosinophil %2-4%Basophil %<1%Granulocytes live for ____ after leaving

View Full Document
Download Anemia
Our administrator received your request to download this document. We will send you the file to your email shortly.
Loading Unlocking...

Join to view Anemia and access 3M+ class-specific study document.

We will never post anything without your permission.
Don't have an account?
Sign Up

Join to view Anemia 2 2 and access 3M+ class-specific study document.


By creating an account you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use

Already a member?