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Unformatted text preview: iron and protein that take up the oxygen as the blood goes through the lungs and release it into the tissues. Plasma: Plasma is a colorless fluid. It is a part of the blood that is mostly water in which the cells in blood are suspended. It has around 55% of blood volume, it also contains an element called fibrinogen which performs the task of clotting and also includes antibodies and other clotting proteins....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course HCA 240 taught by Professor Agnessamaniego during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10