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Homework help please?!?

Postby fanuco15 » Sat Feb 02, 2013 10:21 am

I'm trying to find these questions in my Anatomy book but I'm having a lot of trouble.. Could anybody help me??

1. Define anemia
2. Describe at least 3 causes for anemia
3. Define polycythemia
4. Define diapedesis
5. Describe how WBC's get to the site of infection
6. What is leukocytosis? What is the cause?
7. What is leukopenia? What are some causes?
8. What is leukemia? How does it affect the body?
9. Define hematopoeisis. Where does this occur in an adult?
10. All formed elements begin from a stem cell called what?
11. About how long do RBC's live?
12. Describe the process that regulates RBC formation.
13. What is hemostasis??
14. Briefly describe the 3 phases of hemostasis.
15. Define thrombus. Why can this be deadly?
16. What is embolus?
17. When does it become a problem?
18. List 3 anticoagulants.
19. Discuss thrombocytopenia.
20. Explain the condition hemophilia.

Thank you so much to anyone who can help me with this!!!(:
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Homework help please?!?

Postby sweeney » Sat Feb 02, 2013 10:23 am

i ain't got time for that!
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