Asked in Blood, Cell Biology (cytology)
What part of the blood is formed of small cell fragments?
That would be platelets, and they are formed of small cell fragments, exactly like you say. They form clots to stop bleeding. ...
Asked in Science, Medical Terminology
What is the medical term meaning fluid part of the blood or lymph?
Plasma is the fluid portion of unclotted blood. After blood clots, the fluid that remains is referred to as serum. ...
Asked in Oral Health and Dental Care
What does plavix do?
Plavix (clopidogrel) is an anti-platelet drug, or blood thinner. It is often prescribed as part of a post-heart-attack treatment or for those at risk of heart attack and stroke. It helps prevent blood clots that may cause heart attacks or strokes. ...
Blood clot symptoms?
If you are concerned about blood clots, you are not alone. Blood clots can lead to stroke, aneurysms and death. That is why it is very important to know how to recognize various blood clot symptoms. People who learn how to recognize blood clot symptoms can save their life by seeking the proper emergency medical care. Not All Blood Clots Are Harmful For most part, blood clots are a normal and naturally occurring process that takes place in each of our bodies....
Asked in First Aid
What part of the procedur should the trouniquet be removed?
Do not remove it. A qualified surgeon must remove it. Blood poisoning, blood clots or death can occur if it's not removed properly. ...
Asked in Health, Cardiovascular Health
What part of blood clots?
The part(s) of blood that clot blood are platelets. Platelets AND plasma proteins are responsible for clotting blood. The particular plasma protein responsible for clotting blood is fibrinogen. When you cut yourself or get a scrape or what have you, fibrinogens form long fibers that make long strands of fibrin. Fibrin, along with platelets, all clump together to form clumpy clots of blood help seal a wound. Amazingly, platelets also have within them somethings called actin and myosin which act kind of like...
If ive been spotting for almost a week with some blood clots could that mean im pregnant or is it just an extremely light period?
The spotting and blood clots could just be part of a normal light period. The only way to know for sure if you are pregnant would be to take a pregnancy test. ...
What does it mean if a girl miss her period for a month but she spots black instead of red?
IT's prolly just blood clots, not bad. Their just part of you period. It's blood just really dark. ...