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Erythrocyte
concave disk shape,stains pale pink, no nucleus, and transports respiratory gases (O2& CO2)
Neutrophil
spherical shape, multi lobed nucleus, small cytoplasmic granules that stain pink-purple, CELLULAR DEFENSE- phagocytosis of small pathogenic microorganisms
Basophil
spherical shape, two lobed nucleus, large purple staining cytoplasmic granules, SECRETES HEPARIN and HISTAMINE(important inflammatory response)
Eosinophil
spherical shape, two lobed nucleus, large cytoplasmic granules that stain orange red, CELLULAR DEFENSE- phagocytosis of large microorganisms, release antiinflammatory substances in allergic reactions
Lymphocyte
spherical shape, nucleus, small lymphocytes have scant cytoplasm, HUMORAL DEFENSE- secrets antibodies, involved in immune system response and regulation