LP7536-8     Red Blood Cells

DESCRIPTION
  Part: RBC
  Description: Red blood cells are the most common type of blood cell and the vertebrate body 's principal means of delivering oxygen from the lungs or gills to body tissues via the blood. Red blood cells are also known as RBCs or erythrocytes (from Greek erythros for red and kytos for hollow, with cyte nowadays translated as cell). A schistocyte is a red blood cell undergoing fragmentation, or a fragmented part of a red blood cell.
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BASIC PART PROPERTIES
  Part: RBC
  Type: SYSTEM
  Status: ACTIVE
  Created On: 5/3/2000

LANGUAGE VARIANTS
 
  Chinese (CHINA)  (From: Lin Zhang, A LOINC volunteer from China)   SYNONYMS
  红细胞     RBC;RBCS;红血球;红血细胞;赤血球
 
  Dutch (NETHERLANDS)  (From: NVKC, Dutch Society for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, The Netherlands)   SYNONYMS
  erytrocyten     rode bloedcellen
 
  Estonian (ESTONIA)  (From: Estonian E-Health Foundation)   SYNONYMS
  RBC     Erütrotsüüdid
 
  French (BELGIUM)  (From: Jean M. Prevost, MD, Biopathology)    
  GR      
 
  French (CANADA)  (From: Canada Health Infoway Inc.)    
  GR      
 
  Greek (GREECE)  (From: Efstratia Kontaxi, MD, MSc, and Evripidis Stefanidis, MD, with technical support from Panagiotis Kontaxis, Diploma of Electrical and Computer Engineering.)    
  Ερυθρά αιμοσφαίρια      
 
  Italian (ITALY)  (From: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)   SYNONYMS
  RBC     Globuli rossi
 
  Russian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)  (From: Yaroslavl State Medical Academy)    
  Эритроциты      
 
  Spanish (SPAIN)  (From: the Clinical Laboratory Committee of SERVICIO EXTREMEÑO DE SALUD, with the support of BITAC MAP.)   SYNONYMS
  Glóbulos rojos     Células rojas
 
  Turkish (TURKEY)  (From: LOINC Turkish Translation Group and the Turkish Ministry of Health)   SYNONYMS
  Eritrosit     RBC

INTERNAL FIELDS
  Detail Page Created On: 6/20/2019 4:53:11 PM
  Display name: Red Blood Cells
  Preferred Abbreviation: RBC