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Water makes up what percentage of blood?
91% - 92%
Proteins make up what percentage of blood?
7% - 8%
Electrolytes make up what percentage of blood?
1% - 2%
What is the normal range of:
a hematocrit?
35% - 49%
What is the normal range of:
hemoglobin?
13.5 - 17.5g/100mL
What is the normal range of:
sodium?
135-145 mEq/L
What is the normal range of:
potassium?
3.5-5.1 mEq/L
What is the normal range of:
bicarbonate (HCO3-)?
22-29 mEq/L
What is the normal range of:
chloride?
98-106 mEq/L
What is the normal range of:
calcium?
8.4-10.2 mg/100mL
What is the normal range of:
glucose (fasting)?
75 to 115 mg/100mL
What is the normal range of:
erythrocyte size?
6.5 to 8 micrometers
What is the normal range of:
erythrocyte concentration in males?
4.1 to 6 x 10^6 per microliter
What is the normal range of:
erythrocyte concentration in females?
3.9 to 5.5 x 10^6 per microliter
What is the normal range of:
leukocyte concentration?
4000-10,000 per microliter
What percentage of leukocytes in normal blood are:
neutrophils?
60% - 70%
What percentage of leukocytes in normal blood are:
eosinophils?
2% - 4%
What percentage of leukocytes in normal blood are:
basophils?
0% - 1%
What percentage of leukocytes in normal blood are:
lymphocytes?
20% - 30%
What percentage of leukocytes in normal blood are:
monocytes?
3% - 8%
What is the normal range of:
platelet concentration?
200,000 - 400,000 per microL
What is the normal range of:
neutrophil size?
12 to 15 microM
What is the normal range of:
eosinophil size?
12 to 15 microM
What is the normal range of:
basophil size?
12 to 15 microM
What is the normal range of:
lymphocyte size?
6 to 18 microM
What is the normal range of:
monocyte size?
12 to 20 microM
What is the largest leukocyte?
A monocyte
What is the smallest leukocyte?
A lymphocyte
What is the most abundant leukocyte?
A neutrophil
What are the granular leukocytes?
neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils
Which are the agranulocytes?
Monocytes and lymphocytes
Which leukocytes phagocytose bacteria, are involved in fighting acute infections, and are found in pus?
neutrophils
Which leukocytes contain major basic protein?
eosinophils
Which leukocytes fight parasitic infections?
eosinophils
Which leukocytes contain heparin and histamine?
basophils
Do agranulocytes contain granules?
Yes! They contain azurophilic granules, but no cell-specific granules.
What are reticulocytes?
immature erythrocytes
How long does it take for a reticulocyte to mature in the blood stream?
1-2 days
What percentage of erythrocytes are reticulocytes?
about 1%