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Unformatted text preview: 16. Briefly describe the main function of the neutrophils, eosinophils, basophils, monocytes and lymphocytes. 17. Define the following terms: leukemia, leukopenia, leukocytosis. 18. Know the process of production of all formed elements from a hemocytoblast. 19. What are the main functions of platelets? 20. What is hemostasis? 21. Briefly describe the three phases of hemostasis (VERY brief). 22. Describe the sequence of events leading to platelet activation and aggregation, and the formation of a platelet plug. What helps keep this process localized? 23. Describe the roles of the liver and vitamin K in clotting.? 24. What is the function of plamsin and heparin in blood? 25. Define hemophilia. 26. What are antigens? 27. Define agglutination. 28. Know the ABO blood typing table, including the definition of agglutinogen and agglutinins (page 655). 1...
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