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A contraction of the heart is called _____
systole
The relaxation of the heart is called _________
diastole
most of the action of the blood actually takes place within these
capillaries
approximately 45% of the total blood volume is
hematocrit
the part of the CBC which looks specifically at the leukocytes and are helpful in revealing specific disease or infection
differential count
pumps blood through the pulmonary trunk and into the lungs
right ventricle
pumps blood through the aorta and into the systemic arteries
left ventricle