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

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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
34 years experience 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. Mahmoud Shoib
13 years experience Internal Medicine
What blood cells: Can you be more specific, which kind of blood cells are you talking about.
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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 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience 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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience 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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
40 years experience 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 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience 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 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raja Nandyal
51 years experience 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 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience 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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