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Unformatted text preview: c. T = relaxation/repolarization of ventricles V. Blood a. Plasma b. Platelets c. RBCs d. WBCs VI.RBCs a. Erythrocytes b. Hemoglobin i. Heme to fix oxygen c. Made in red bone marrow d. Hypoxia not enough O 2 e. Spleen recycles old RBCs VII. Platelets a. Clotting factors b. Platelet sticks to cut c. Prothrombin enzyme to thrombin d. Thrombin cleaves fibrinogen to fibrin e. Fibrin threads around sticky platelets VIII. Plasma a. Gases b. Ions i. Sodium and chlorine (NaCl) c. Nutrients d. Proteins i. lots e. Hormones f. Vitamins IX.Blood Vessels a. Arteries i. Elastin withstand pressure from pumping ii. Smooth muscle dilate/constrict b. Arterioles c. Capillaries d. Venules e. Veins f. Heart...
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This note was uploaded on 01/27/2011 for the course BIOSC 0150 taught by Professor Lydiadaniels during the Fall '08 term at Pittsburgh.
- Fall '08