Circulatory System, part 2, blood and blood vessels.

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  • Created on: 15-04-10 18:07

Components of the Blood

  • Blood consists of particles suspended by a fluid called plasma.
  • Plasma carries substances around the body such as; carbon dioxide, glucose, red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets.
  • Red blood cells: Carries oxygen around the body.
  • White blood cells: Engulfs invading pathogens.
  • Platelet: Plays an important role in blood


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