red blood cell

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red blood cell:

see bloodblood,
fluid pumped by the heart that circulates throughout the body via the arteries, veins, and capillaries (see circulatory system; heart). An adult male of average size normally has about 6 quarts (5.6 liters) of blood.
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red blood cell

[′red ′bləd ‚sel]
(histology)
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The removal of the extra mass of blood by well-planned, multiple venesections is productive of 2 results: 1) the red cell mass, hemoglobin, and hematocrit are reduced to normal, whereas erythrocyte count remains increased above 6x[10.
The increased level of total erythrocyte count, hemoglobin content and packed cell volume might be due to the effects on hemopoietic organs.
4 g/L]), erythrocyte count 2,000 [micro]L (reference value <10 [micro]L), and leukocyte count 150 [micro]L (reference value <10 [micro]L).
A diagnosis of ARF was made on the basis of carditis, arthralgia, high erythrocyte count, sedimentation rate, high ASO and a history of upper respiratory tract infection A temporary pacemaker was implanted on the day of admittance.
The value of the mean corpuscular volume was calculated from the haematocrit value (pcv) (%) and the erythrocyte count (Er.