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Unformatted text preview: Basophils Granular Blue-staining A few hours to a few days Leukocytes: agranulocytes Lymphocytes Agranular Large nuclei & thin layer of cytoplasm Hours to years Types of Lymphocytes T cells killer B cells Antibody producer Importance of sleep Killer T cells are the first line of defense against cancer ONE night without sleep reduces killer T cell count by 30% Leukocytes: agranulocytes Monocytes Agranular Largest cells in blood months Thrombocytes Clot formation Smallest of formed elements Fragments Megakaryocytes Ameboid 5 to 10 days Clot terminology 9 10 11 12 13 14 1 2 15 16 17 18 3 Thrombus Clot in a blood vessel Embolus Free floating thrombus Hemopoiesis The process of forming blood cells Erythropoiesis Leukopoiesis Blood stem cell Sites of hemopoiesis Red marrow Yellow marrow emergencies 19 20...
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This note was uploaded on 08/05/2011 for the course APK 2100 taught by Professor Dr.tillman during the Summer '07 term at University of Florida.
- Summer '07