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Blood is a bodily fluid consisting of plasma, blood cells, and platelets that is circulated by the heart through the vertebrate vascular system, carrying oxygen and nutrients to and waste materials away from all body tissues. In many species, it also carries hormones and disease-fighting substances. In this category, you will find questions about the blood in your body, including blood types, blood diseases, and the function of blood.
An average amount like your period. Anything more should be discussed with your dr.A good rule of thumb is soaking a maxi pad an hour for more than three hours is a sign of too much blood loss. If it were me, after 2 soaked pads I'd be getting checked out. Please remember not to use tampons for this…
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I personally have not known anyone to have this problem.
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You can take a blood test 3 weeks after conception. Talk to you doctor to see when the appropriate time would be.
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It could be too early to for a correct result on the test. If you wait a week and take a test it may give you more accurate results.
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U.S. Homeshool Statistics The following statistics are from a report entitled Home Schooling in the United States 2003 by the National Center for Education Statistics: In the spring of 2003, an estimated 1.1 million students nationwide were being homeschooled, an increase of 29% since 1999. Duri…
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Yes I'm sorry to say but it was a miscarriage and that big blood clot that came out was most likely baby. The same thing happen to my friend because some girl kicked her in her stomach and she had a miscarriage. She said she had a big blood clot come out when she had her miscarriage.   I had …
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You can try that but if your check engine light is not on it won't help. Try to get the engine hot before you take it through emissions testing. If it still doesn't pass you will have to change the catylitic convertor. I had ths same problem in a 93 Silverado with a 305. You can also try to do a tun…
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Misfire. Check the distributor cap & rotor and spark plug wires.   The 2001 F-150 does not have spark plug wires, it has individual coils at each plug, this is mostlikely the cause of the bucking. If it is a complete miss fire, you should have a service engine light indicated. Has the cod…
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Yes, you can pass tissue that looks like clots, you can have heavy thick blood loss, and yes, you can pass tissue that is the sac or membranes of the pregnancy. They are very distinctive if you have had children before.
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I started havng really bad cramps and a little brownish discharge. My doctor performed a series of tests and it turned out that my progesterone was low, 15.4. Then,my doctor put me on prgesterone vaginal suppositories. I go back next week to have my progesterone monitored.The answer is definitely YE…
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No it is not. Some people place their babies on their backs so much that a baby will get a flat head. Babies need tummy time when awake.
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I'm not totally sure what you mean, but if it's an "open call" for the same company, I'd say go to the next one if you didn't hear anything from the first one. As long as they are at least two weeks apart. They may just be holding them on different days and haven't called people back yet from the fi…
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Guniea pigs can get cold i took it to a vet and they said it is common for a guinea pig to get a cold and they recommended a anitbiotic specifically made for guinea pigs- which helped my guinea pig
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Atomoxetine is "corosive" to any mucous membrane. In the powder form it can cause permanent tissue damage to the eyes. Gastrointestinal side effects are most common. Sexual dysfunction and urinary retention were issues in the adult studies. Demand that your physician report this adverse event to Lil…
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%DETAILS% My son is on his second day of 40mg straterra and has been alseep for the majority of the time, so I think the answer is YES straterra does make you sleepy. I am going to change the dosage time from a.m. to p.m. and see if it helps, maybe you might try your dosage time as well.   …
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Hemoglobin is the protein contained within red blood cells which binds O2 in the lungs and releases it when the cell reaches the capillaries. Hemoglobin is extremely important for maintaining health, and indeed a lack of hemoglobin is more commonly a problem than too high hemoglobin, as the body doe…
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urinate before sex and start washing properly. bacterium under the foreskin can lead to elephantitis of the urinary tract causing inflammation inside the penis and making it look severely mutilated.
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You say you have been told that you have a hormone 'imbalance'. Your hormones control your periods and so they are also likely to be 'Imbalanced'. Brownish discolouration often happens when your periods are irregular, so don't worry. In fact most people have a wide range of 'normal colourations'. A…
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Either you are late for your period this month or you could be pregnant. Take a pregnancy test or go see a doctor. Pregnancy symptoms and period symptoms can be a lot a like. This happens to me sometimes. Two weeks before I'm supposed to get it, so think I'm going to get it but don't... It's so weir…
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It sounds like you have a bladder infection. The best and fastest way to get rid of one is to go to the doctor and get antibiotics. Another way is to http://drinks.answers.com lots and lots of water and cranberry juice and take some bladder infection pills. These are sold at most drug stores. There …
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%DETAILS% Answer It sounds like a bladder infection. But if you've seen a doctor, they probably tested for that. I would get a referal to a urinary tract specialist to have it checked out further. Answer uti or std
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If you are implying that this is in place of your menstrual cycle you may want to take a pregnancy test. answer it means ovulation or your near ovulation
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It could mean a bladder infection. There are many other things it could be also. She should be taken to the doctor to find out for sure so it can be taken care of. There isn't always a burning feeling when peeing with a bladder infection.   i would ask her some very sensitive and gentle quest…
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Requirements vary from state to state, sometimes even from county to county. But here are the basics: ID Requirement: Drivers license or identification card or other id showing current address and date of birth. Birth certificate may be necessary. Other forms of ID may be acceptable or required P…
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%REPLIES% Answer Nylon stockings were a luxury item during WWII and as they were subject to rationing, quiet hard to get. They were very desirable however as it was very fashionable to wear them. Women often just painted/drew a seam on the back of their legs to give the impression they …
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You have a serious problem. You have bleeding from somewhere in your urological system. This could be your bladder or one of your kidneys. You need to get your arse to a doctor or an emergency room as soon as possible and they will, in all likelihood, send you to a urologist (a surgeon specialising …
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Answer Yes, they're called "missed miscarriages" and have no symptoms. They are often not detected until fetal heart tones are absent during ultrasound. Depending on the stage of pregnancy a doctor will either manage the miscarriage with medication, perform and D+C or D+E or more rarely, induce l…
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Defective heater resistor pack.Also when you say high do you mean just setting "5" if so than it is simply a fauly/blown fuse it should be in the fuse box in the glove box labeled some thing like "hvac fan" or "hvac low".had same problem and it was the ignition switch not the resistor
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I am currently checking the same situation on a 1994 GC 4.0. First we replace plugs wires rotor cap and Idle air contoller and this clear up some of it. Currently I am replacing the fuel pump because after checking the fuel pressure it seem low and that might be the cause. I would suggest checking t…
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The 04 xterra comes stock with 210 horses a little under in my opinion. To add horses there are a couple easy fixes. 1) K&N filter (really 3-8hp) 2) K&N cold air assembly with filter (10-15hp) 3) Exhaust. great adintion better mileage and up to 20% gains 4) Supercharger(30-60hp). I have …
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Answer It means that your iron is up good. I am guessing you had a finger stick and they told you this. A lot of women are anemic during pregnancy and need ferrous sulfate to help with this. The doctor was probably just assuring you that your blood work looked good.
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Answer This can mean several things. For specific answers you will need to see your doctor who can give you more information and accurate information regarding your situation.
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Answer Yes. i have a daughter she is 3 yrs old, and i want more kids i am trying for abt 1 year now so, i went to my doctor and he said that i am not producing any eggs what does that mean and how do i start producing eggs back
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Answer Actually, the bleeding behind the placenta at 7 weeks gestation is called a "subchorionic" hematoma. This happens sometimes in pregnancies when the fetus attaches to the uterus. This is not necessarily a primary indication of a placental abruption and most pregnancies with subchorionic ble…
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Answer If you mean .22 Rimfire ammunition, then subsonic 22's travel at 1050 fps. High velocity ammunition at1250 fps. CCI Stingers velocity at the muzzle is 1640 fps with 191ftlbs of energy.
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Bad things. When your blood is circulating too hot, it affects everything. Your internal organs are stressed, as well as your brain. (which is why it's dangerous to have a high fever for very long) Your muscles start burning anything they can to function instead of oxygen, which results in them pro…
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I would go to your dentist or your doctor and see if the blood clots will be harmed !!!!
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usually whatever your co-pay is. but around $25. call a primecare.
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A mole is simply a pigmented benign growth in the skin; so knocking the top off it is no different to scraping your knee or hand. It will heal up and should return to its previous appearance. The only time to worry is if a mole darkens in its colour, becomes irregularly shaped, itches continuously o…
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Often it's a way for someone who feels helpless or powerless in other aspects of his or her life to gain back a sense of control and power. They can't strike out at a person in a position of authority like their boss or a police officer, nor would a weak person like this attempt to lash out at anot…
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White blood cell count (WBC). The number of white blood cells in a volume of blood. Normal range varies slightly between laboratories but is generally between 4,300 and 10,800 cells per cubic millimeter (cmm). This can also be referred to as the leukocyte count and can be expressed in international …
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Usually this indicates an active infection. The numbers stated won't tell where the infection is--only that it may be present. Usually we look at what type of neutrophils are elevated and can tell if the infection is brand new or has been present a little while. Depending on the presence of symptom…
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a drunk person and some one injected with sodium pentothal (truth serum) are about the same all it really does is about the same as alcohol ever noticed when you are drunk you find it easier to tell the truth all truth serum does is lower your talking inhibitions basically making you to not mind te…
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Answer I have natural light red hair and if i swim too often in chlorinated pools without using special shampoo after my hair will turn a tinge of green. Wetting your hair in normal water before hand helps too absorb so much chlorine, and using tomato sauce in your hair helps to get the c…
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High HC indicates a 'miss'. The first step is new spark plugs and wires if they are old. If that doesn't fix it, you gotta see a mechanic.
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A minuscule amount of blood --less than a drop, can carry and transmit an unbelievable amount of disease and bacteria, among which are hepatitis, AIDS, Malaria, even STDs (sexually transmitted Diseases). SO, forget about a stomach ache- which is almost certain to occur when drinking raw blood, there…
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Leukemia is a disease in which uncontrollably dividing blood cells invade the bone marrow and circulating blood. The cause is a defect in control of the cell cycle which allows the cell to go on dividing unchecked. The precipitating factors for this loss of control of the cell cycle are many. The e…
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A triglyceride is also called a simple lipid and is the chemical form in which most fat exists in food as well as in the body. They are derived from one glycerol molecule and three fatty acid molecules by dehydration synthesis. Triglycerides in plasma are derived from fats eaten in foods or made in…
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Answer Any questions about discharge or anything that has to do with your pegnancy that causes concern go to your doctor and ask them to see if everything is ok. It's a lot better to ask the question and find out nothing is wrong, then to not ask the question have something wrong and then later f…
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Want More Curves?Some people's bodies are unchangable. You can be curvy and long to be skinny, or vice-versa. It all depends on how your metabolism handles itself. For some people it's just really hard to change your body. It's just the way you were born. But some ways you can try to have that woman…
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Blood cells are made in the bone marrow. Erythrocytes, or red blood cells, are constantly being produced and released from marrow tissue. Leukocytes, or white blood cells are also produced in the bone marrow. B cells and T cells are leukocytes that are made and mature in the bone marrow while T cell…
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Answer In case your computer got infected, try the following: Get an antivirus program (if you don't have one already)Update your antivirusScan all your computer and delete, repair or quarantine the infected files.
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no if you have just eaten then that good if in 2 hours it's not down take insulin trust me im diabetic
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They do have nucleus because they need to control themselves to the heart and the other body parts.
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i have replaced wires, plugs, distributor cap, button, fuel filter, air filter PVC valve and fuel injectors what else could it be?   First, you have to define what "not run properly" means to you. Is the engine missing/running rough? Does it not run properly at all engine speeds? only at idle?…
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That sounds like a kidney infection or injury to the kidney. In either case, you need to see a doctor right away. It is probably a urinary tract infection, which you will need an antibiotic for. yeah you prbably do need to go see a doc immideatly but i dont know anything about the kidneyThis could b…
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Answer Does yours have air suspension on it. You may have a leak causing it to sit lower when you are not running. Ford Expeditions with air suspension is designed to lower when parked for easier access.
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Absolutely! Assume that there is a fairly low resistance ground fault at some distance from a breaker. Assume that it is the feed for a high current device that only rarely, if ever, gets used [so that the natural load failure doesn't draw attention to the problem!] like an electric back-up heat b…
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Not in biological terms. The egg shuts out the contribution of additional sperm once fertilization happens. If two sperm fertilized an egg, the number of chromosomes would result in a non-viable embryo.
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I recomemmend that you get this looked at ASAP. Maybe it's somthing minor, but I'm inclined to think there is a loose suspension or steering part that is close to failing. Sounds like a safety concern to me.
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We are looking for the possible blood types of a baby. Parental information: Mother type A pos -- genetically AA or AO and Rh (++) or (+-) Father type O neg -- can only be OO and Rh (--) Baby receives one gene from each parent: Baby is type AO (+-) = Type A pos Baby is type AO (--) = Type A ne…
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Iron is necessary for the red cells to function properly Insufficient iron will result in poor oxygen uptake, weakness, dizziness and a general feeling of being unhealthy. If you suspect that you're low on iron see your doctor for tests and the proper treatment. There are some problems that can cau…
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Not really, but is generally considered taboo if you wear white on certain occasions. White in Chinese culture is a "sad" or a "mourning" color, almost equivalent to the color black in Western culture (i.e. the color you wear at a funeral) whereas the color red in Chinese culture is auspicious and i…
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Answer Hi there. :-) This result is borderline normal which means you are within the higher end of normal limits and is nothing to worry about. Medical causes for high WBC is usually infection.
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Low hemoglobin is cause from a slow bleed somewhere . Or it could even be a bleed that is heavier .Alot of blod disorders could cause it .I would say slow bleed . I'd like to confirm that low hgb is caused by anemia or hemorrhage (bleeding). You can get anemia if you lack iron or if you have one o…
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Answer It's a function of what work can be done with say a minor injury. If you have a desk job and break your leg, you can probably still do the job and there is no disability.
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All pregnancy test are not accurate so be careful it might have read something wrong so the best thing to do is go to the doctor and find out if in fact you are really pregnant and if your not pregnant go on with life a baby will come eventually
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Answer The following answer is provided by someone who does not have bipolar. People with bipolar are people and they're all different. Some do fine without meds. from below .. "If she suddenly becomes super happy one moment and then flies into rages or becomes extremely depressed" sor…
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Answer I just read about this at http://consumerguideauto.howstuffworks.com/1993-to-1998-lincoln-mark-viii-6.htm 2 issues: Automatic transmission: Transmission shudder or vibration under light acceleration or when shifting between third and fourth gear above 35 mph can be fixed by replacing th…
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The baby CAN die, yes, but it can also cause injury to your organs or even lead to internal bleeding. PLEASE i recommend you DO NOT DO THIS. If this has been done to you, go to the hospital right away. This is very important.
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Blood may contain alcohol shortly after you have been drinking. BUT it is out of the blood stream in 18 to 24 hours after your last alcohol drink. In a lab test, alcohol is expressed as so many parts per 100 milliliters of blood, as a percentage figure.
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No, that's not so normal. unless you just ejaculated multipule times. then it becomes clear and runny. that just means ur body needs to replenins your "stock". help fix that faster by eaing protine rich foods and fruit juice. otherwise u might wanna go to a doctor and get that checked out... Im not …
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Answer Yes. yes, they are
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My personal opinion on plasma televisions is that, while they can be very entertaining and amusing, i would honestly prefer a 3d television, which is a higher quality of tv. Plasma tvs are functional because of their slim design though
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Answer What you're describing sounds a lot like a sticking thermostat. --Highly recommend completely draining and flushing the cooling system. Replace the Dex-Cool with GREEN Prestone (or any manufacturer). You should immediately discontinue use of Dex-Cool in your car. It will cause very co…
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It can have bad consequences either way, depending on the subject of the study.
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See Related LinksSee the Related Link for "Mayo Clinic answers: What causes high hemoglobin?" on the right for the answer. Polycythemia.
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Answer I don't have an answer to your question, and I found your question while looking for information on my 1990 Dodge Ram conversion van. My van is on a D250 Chasis, but probably has the same engine as the B250. My van does the same thing. I've taken it to many mechanics, including a Dodge Dea…
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Whatever your hemoglobin level a normal vaginal delivery means you lose far less blood than an operative delivery so there is no minimum. If you are talking about delivery at home with a midwife, she/he would probably want back-up if your hemoglobin was below 10 g/dl. A lot depends on your previ…
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Answer If he's been cruel and taken up with other NS..... that doesn't necessarily mean he's not still dependant on you for NS. Especially if you're his Secondary (stable)NS. If you are part of his Narcissistic Space.... He may get very resentful and feel slighted... as in "HOW DARE YOU DENY ME!"…
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Answer In humans and other hemoglobin-using creatures, oxygenated blood is bright red. This is due to oxygenated iron in the red blood cells. Deoxygenated blood is a darker shade of red, which can be seen during blood donation and when venous blood samples are taken. However, due to an optic…
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The average human has 8-12 pints in their body.
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Answer A red blood cell's job is to transport oxygen to lung tissue and get rid of waste such as carbon dioxide. It is adapted to its job as it has no nucleus and no liquids inside it, so there's more space for oxygen to be transported to lung tissue and for waste to be collected.
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There are several things that can cause low lymphocytes in your blood. Lymphocytes are the white cells in your blood which are your bodies defense system against viral problems and infections. Low white cell count can be caused by many things as I've mentioned above & it really depends on how lo…
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Serum is a type of blood plasma that does not have any clotting factors because they have been removed by letting the blood clot first before the plasma is separated.
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The watery part of blood. Plasma is also ionized gas. Ionizing is where it converts an atom of gas into an ion(s) by removing one or more electrons. Also plasma is in fire ,but gas isn't.Plasma is the liquid part of blood. It accounts for 46 to 63 percent of total blood volume. It is mostly water wi…
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i believe you mean lymphnodes. They are small blood filters. Lymphocytes are a kind of white blood cell, also known as a helper-T cell. They are small but mighty, just as any other blood cell!
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lifespan of the white blood cell is 30 days and lifespan of the red blood cell is 120 days
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Answer No. A parent with AB blood cannot have a child with O blood type.
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There are millions of molecules in a tiny dot. Molecules are so tiny that it is not humanly possible to see it with your eyes unless of course you are using a scientific device. There are more molecules in your body then we can count, making it there fore impossible to know how many molecules are in…
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Kidney problems, bladder infection, prostate problems or urinary tract problems. You should see your physician.
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unhealthy diets. also an infection of some sortA common and serious cause is high blood pressure, you should buy a monitor and keep tabs on it, and if found to be high, see your doctor to get on a medication that works for you right away, as your kidneys are being damaged.
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To take a pulse, hold the wrist with only your two fingers pressed gently on the inside of the wrist. Palpate gently until you feel the pulse pulsating, and then count the number of pulse you feel for one minute. You can also do this by pressing your two fingers just under the chin bone on either si…
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White blood cells are cells that that fight disease in the body. helps fight diseases White blood cells fight disease in your body.
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Anemia. You may fell drained and without energy.
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