Chapter 16- BLOOD A&PII

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nutrient levels

Which of the following is NOT regulated by the blood? fluid volume body temperature pH level nutrient levels

gamma globulins: lipid transport

Which of the following plasma proteins is improperly matched with its function? gamma globulins: lipid transport alpha globulin: transport of metal ions and fat-soluble vitamins albumin: osmotic pressure fibrinogen: clotting


In a centrifuged sample of blood, what should NOT be in the plasma portion of the sample? albumin fibrinogen electrolytes platelets


Which plasma constituent is the main contributor to clotting?

reduced availability of oxygen

What triggers erythropoietin (EPO) production to make new red blood cells?

amino acids of the globin

Which part of the hemoglobin molecule binds carbon dioxide for transport?

It is composed of four protein chains and four heme groups.

Choose the statement that is true concerning hemoglobin. When hemoglobin is not bound to oxygen, it appears blue. It is found in the plasma portion of blood. It is composed of four protein chains and four heme groups. It can bind a maximum of three oxygen molecules.


Which of the following does NOT stimulate erythrocyte production? a drop in normal blood oxygen levels hyperventilating testosterone erythropoietin







From which cell do the granulocytes descend?


On a blood smear slide prepared using Wright’s stain, you observe a large cell with a U-shaped nucleus and pale blue cytoplasm. This cell is most likely a(n) __________.


What factor stimulates platelet formation?


During which event of hemostasis do clotting factors (procoagulants) assist with the transformation of blood from a liquid to a gel?

platelet plug formation

Which step in hemostasis involves activation of formed elements in the blood?

erythropoiesis, hormonally by erythropoietin when the kidneys become hypoxic

Formation of red blood cells is called ______ and is controlled by _______

inside cells such as ferritin and hemosiderin

Free iron cells are toxic so they are stored

interleukins or colony stimulating factors

Leukocytes are stimulated by

Vitamin K

In blood clots, what is required for synthesizing of clotting factors or procoagulants

thrombus, embolus

A clot that develops and persists in an unbroken vessel is called ___________ and if it breaks away into the blood stream it becomes an ________

Gamma Globulins

Antibodies released by plasma cells during immune response

Alpha, Beta Globulins

Produced by liver, transport proteins


The buffy coat contains


blood cell formation

Hematopoietic stem cell

all formed elements arise from

Myeloid stem cell

Erythrocytes arise from


iron is transported by a transport protein called


WBC are able to slip out of the capillary blood vessels by

Amoeboid motion

leukocytes move through the tissue spaces by

positive chemotaxis

WBC pinpoint areas of tissue damage and infection and gather there in large numbers to destroy foreign substances, this is called


all granulocytes are

lymphoid stem cells

Lymphocytes arise from


Granulocytes arise from


Monocytes arise from

Highly phagocytic macrophages

Monocytes leave the bloodstream and become

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