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Unformatted text preview: 1 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, 9e (Marieb) Chapter 10 Blood Short Answer Figure 10.1 Using Figure 10.1, identify the following: 1) The neutrophil is indicated by letter __________. Answer: A Diff: 1 Page Ref: 345- 347 2) The eosinophil is indicated by letter __________. Answer: C Diff: 1 Page Ref: 345- 347 3) The monocyte is indicated by letter __________. Answer: B Diff: 1 Page Ref: 345- 347 4) The lymphocyte is indicated by letter __________. Answer: D Diff: 1 Page Ref: 345- 347 2 5) The granulocytes are indicated by letters __________ and __________. Answer: A; C Diff: 2 Page Ref: 345- 347 6) The most common type of leukocyte is indicated by letter __________. Answer: A Diff: 2 Page Ref: 345- 347 7) The type of leukocyte that fights allergies and parasitic worms is indicated by letter __________. Answer: C Diff: 2 Page Ref: 345- 347 Fill in the blank or provide a short answer: 8) The volume of erythrocytes within a given volume of whole blood, expressed as a percentage, is __________. Answer: hematocrit Diff: 1 Page Ref: 340 9) The plasma protein that contributes to the osmotic pressure of blood is __________. Answer: albumin Diff: 2 Page Ref: 342 10) The iron- containing protein found in RBCs that transports the majority of oxygen carried in the blood is __________. Answer: hemoglobin Diff: 2 Page Ref: 342 11) The anucleate cells that function to transport oxygen to the body's cells are called __________. Answer: erthrocytes (RBCs) Diff: 1 Page Ref: 342 12) A decrease in the blood's ability to transport oxygen is called __________. Answer: anemia Diff: 1 Page Ref: 343 13) The red blood cell disorder caused by life at a high altitude is called __________. Answer: polycythemia Diff: 2 Page Ref: 344 14) White blood cells are also called __________. Answer: leukocytes Diff: 1 Page Ref: 344 15) The movement of WBCs to areas of inflammation in response to chemical mediators is called __________. Answer: positive chemotaxis Diff: 2 Page Ref: 345 3 16) An abnormal elevation of WBCs above the normal count of 11,000 cells/mm 3 is called __________. Answer: leukocytosis Diff: 2 Page Ref: 345 17) The process by which WBCs are able to easily slip in and out of blood vessels is called __________. Answer: diapedesis Diff: 2 Page Ref: 344 18) The process of blood cell formation within the red marrow of bones is called __________. Answer: hematopoiesis Diff: 3 Page Ref: 347 19) The process by which bleeding is stopped is called __________. Answer: hemostasis Diff: 1 Page Ref: 349 20) A thrombus that has broken away from a vessel wall and is freely floating in the bloodstream is called an __________. Answer: embolus Diff: 2 Page Ref: 350 21) An insufficiency of circulating platelets is called __________....
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