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A Visual Analogy Guide to Human Anatomy 4th Edition

A Visual Analogy Guide to Human Anatomy (4th Edition)

Book Edition4th Edition
Author(s)Krieger
ISBN9781617316241
PublisherMorton Publishing
SubjectBiology
Ranking the Leukocytes from Most Common to Least Common
Figure Questions

Chapter 11, Cell Types, Figure Questions, Exercise 1

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"Erythro" means red.

Explanation

Erythrocytes or red blood cells (RBCs) make up to 99.9% of all cellular components of the blood. They are mature cells lacking nuclei and are biconcave in shape. Hemoglobin present in RBCs is important for the transport of carbon dioxide and oxygen.

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Erythrocytes

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