Ch 20 Immunology
Immunology: The Study of the immune system's destruction of pathogens
Immunology: The study of the immune systems destruction of pathogens
What is blood composed of?
Plasma is the _________.
Without clotting agents plasma is called _____
True or false
Leukocytes are Red blood cells
Leukocytes are white blood cells
4,000-12,000 per cubic mm of blood
What are the 5 types of Leukocytes?
Monocytes, Eosinophils, Neutrophils, Basophils, Lymphocytes
What is Monocytes job in the blood
It is a MACROPHAGE
It is Phagocytic
What is Eosinophils job in the blood?
Defends against parasites
What are Neutrophils job in the blood?
What is Basophils job in the blood?
release histamine in allergies and injury