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2. Name the potent aggregating agent released by platelets that causes more platelets to stick and release their contents

  • Adenosine diphosphate
  • Seratonin
  • Thromboxann A2

3. When platelets adhere to collagen, they release chemical messengers including: _______, serotonin and thromboxane A2

  • Adenosine diphosphate
  • Adenosine triphosphate
  • Adenosine phosphate

4. What hormone regulates the formation of platelets?

  • Albumin
  • Thrombopoietin
  • Spectrin
  • Insulin

5. The series of reactions set in motion to stop bleeding after a blood vessel wall breaks

  • Haemostasis
  • Haematocrit
  • Erythropoesis
  • Leukopoiesis


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