Blood

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

Blood comprises a fluid component called plasma, in which lie several cell lineages, namely the white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets. In an average adult male the total volume of blood is ~5.5 L. 

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rID: 71799
System: Haematology
Section: Pathology
Tag: stub
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Blood cells
  • Plasma

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