How to use Blood-corpuscles in a sentence
The white blood-corpuscles are produced in the follicles at the base of the intestinal villi.
The red blood-corpuscles are invariably oval disks, with a central nucleus which causes a slight swelling; hence they are oval and biconvex.
They are usually larger than the blood corpuscles.
An important nucleo-proteid is haemoglobulin or haemoglobin, the colouring matter of the red blood corpuscles of vertebrates; a related substance, haemocyanin, in which the iron of haemoglobin is replaced by copper, occurs in the blood of cephalopods and crayfish.
The blood-corpuscles are large amoebiform cells, and the blood-plasma is coloured blue by haemocyanin.Advertisement
Haematogenous pigments are derived from the haemoglobin of the red blood corpuscles.
A "transudate" is a liquid having a composition resembling that of blood-serum, while the term "exudate" is applied to an effused liquid whose composition approaches that of the blood-plasma in the relationship of its solid and liquid parts, besides in most cases containing numbers of colourless blood-corpuscles.
If the venom is slowly absorbed, the blood loses its coagulability, owing to the breaking down of the red blood-corpuscles, most so with vipers, less with Australian snakes, least so with the cobra.
The blood is coloured red by haemoglobin in blood corpuscles.
It is quickly absorbed into the blood, where its presence can be demonstrated especially in the white blood corpuscles.Advertisement
The merozoites are released from the liver to the blood where they are taken up by the red blood corpuscles.
Not only are the blood corpuscles of Limulus more like in form and granulation to those of Scorpio than to those of any Crustacean, but the fluid is in both animals strongly impregnated with the blue-coloured respiratory proteid, haemocyanin.
A " transudate " is a liquid having a composition resembling that of blood-serum, while the term " exudate " is applied to an effused liquid whose composition approaches that of the blood-plasma in the relationship of its solid and liquid parts, besides in most cases containing numbers of colourless blood-corpuscles.
The oxygen contained in that fluid, and destined for consumption by the tissues, is retained by the influence of alcohol in its combination with the haemoglobin or colouring matter of the red blood corpuscles.
In the majority of cases it is very uncertain whether they actually come into relation with the blood corpuscles or not.Advertisement
These are undoubtedly the organs which react most strongly to the parasites, and their enlarged condition is to a great extent due to their enhanced activity in elaborating blood-corpuscles and leucocytes to cope with the enemy.
A good case for the examination of the question as to whether blood enters the pericardium of Lamellibranchs, or escapes from the foot, or by the renal organs when the animal suddenly contracts, is furnished by the Ceratisolen legumen, which has red blood-corpuscles.
In a few forms the blood contains haemoglobin, either in solution or in haematids (red blood-corpuscles).
Bacilli mingled with blood-corpuscles from the blood of a guinea-pig; some of the bacilli dividing.
The leucocytes or white blood corpuscles are very markedly affected by quinine, the characteristic "amoeboid" movements of the cells being arrested.Advertisement
Quinine administered by the mouth or by any other means will soon enter the blood, and will then kill the haematozoon malariae, whether it be free in the blood-plasma, in the leucocytes or in the red blood corpuscles.
Also on board is an enemy agent whose mission is to sabotage the project, but he is ultimately attacked by white blood corpuscles.