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  • Blood
    anatomy The body fluid that circulates in the vascular system (BLOOD VESSELS). Whole blood includes PLASMA and BLOOD ...
  • Blood Buffy Coat
    anatomy The fraction of a blood sample, following CENTRIFUGATION, that is distinguished as a thin light-colored layer between the RED ...
  • Blood Cells
    anatomy The cells found in the body fluid circulating throughout the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM.
  • Blood Platelets
    anatomy Non-nucleated disk-shaped cells formed in the megakaryocyte and found in the blood of all mammals. They are mainly involved in ...
  • Blood Vessels
    anatomy Any of the tubular vessels conveying the blood (arteries, arterioles, capillaries, venules, and veins).
  • Blood-Air Barrier
    anatomy The barrier between capillary blood and alveolar air comprising the alveolar EPITHELIUM and capillary ENDOTHELIUM with their adherent BASEMENT ...
  • Blood-Aqueous Barrier
    anatomy The selectively permeable barrier, in the EYE, formed by the nonpigmented layer of the EPITHELIUM of the CILIARY BODY, and the ENDOTHELIUM of the ...
  • Blood-Brain Barrier
    anatomy Specialized non-fenestrated tightly-joined ENDOTHELIAL CELLS with TIGHT JUNCTIONS that form a transport barrier for certain substances between the cerebral ...
  • Blood-Nerve Barrier
    anatomy The barrier between the perineurium of PERIPHERAL NERVES and the endothelium (ENDOTHELIUM, VASCULAR) of endoneurial CAPILLARIES. The perineurium acts as a ...
  • Blood-Retinal Barrier
    anatomy A specialized transport barrier, in the EYE, formed by the retinal pigment EPITHELIUM, and the ENDOTHELIUM of the BLOOD VESSELS of the RETINA. ...
  • Blood-Testis Barrier
    anatomy A specialized barrier, in the TESTIS, between the interstitial BLOOD compartment and the adluminal compartment of the SEMINIFEROUS TUBULES. The...
  • Bone Marrow
    anatomy The soft tissue filling the cavities of bones. Bone marrow exists in two types, yellow and red. Yellow marrow is found in the large cavities of large bones and ...
  • Bone Marrow Cells
    anatomy Cells contained in the bone marrow including fat cells (see ADIPOCYTES); STROMAL CELLS; MEGAKARYOCYTES; and the immediate precursors of most ...
  • Brachiocephalic Trunk
    anatomy The first and largest artery branching from the aortic arch. It distributes blood to the right side of the head and neck and to the right arm....
  • Brachiocephalic Veins
    anatomy Large veins on either side of the root of the neck formed by the junction of the internal jugular and subclavian veins. They drain blood from ...

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Vial of Blood, and Highlighted Blood Components : This image highlights the vital components of blood: 55% plasma, 1% platelets and white blood cells, and 45% red blood cells.



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