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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Fat blood cells: = lipids in blood.

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
33 years experience in Medical Oncology
Fight infection: They do many things. The granulocytes are the first line of defense and fight infection. The red blood cells carry oxygen from the lungs to the entire ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Which ones?: Are you referring to white cells, any certain subsets, red cells or all of the above?
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: Two of the commoner causes for shortened red cell life span are auto-immune hemolytic anemias and hemoglobin disorders like sickle cell disease. Malar ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Easy start: Red cells carry oxygen and carbon dioxide for you, white cells fight infection, platelets are fragments that help patch injuries to the vessels. You c ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience in Radiology
Try wikipedia: Red blood cells carry oxygen. White cells fight infection. Some white cells have memories so you don't keep getting measles for instance. Some white c ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Find out actual numb: We/ you need to know the exact numbers before we can guide you. Your doctor can help explain what it all means. So ask him/her.
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Depends: Would depend on what your spouse has been diagnosed with and whether it is transmissable to you either sexually or otherwise. Are you able to rephras ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raja Nandyal
50 years experience in Pediatrics
CNs and GI systems: Excessive red cells in newborns can cause increase chance for sluggish circulation, blood clots in internal organs including brain intestines etc. Usu ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: The air we breathe in has about 21% oxygen. It reaches deep in the lung and permeates the lining of the lung and blood vessels and dissolves in the li ... Read More

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