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Red Blood Cells

Conventional unit: 106/mm3
Conversion factor: 1
SI Units: 1012/L
Definition: The most abundant cells in the body that carry oxygen throughout the body to nourish tissues and sustain life.
Usefulness: Low values: anemia, chronic renal failure High values: stress, dehydration

1 related papers for Red Blood Cells

  1. Herndon JG, Tigges J.
    Hematologic and blood biochemical variables of captive chimpanzees: cross sectional and longitudinal analyses
    Comp Med. 51 (1) : 60-9. 2001 Feb.
    PubMed ID 11926304
     

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