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Descriptor English:   Erythrocytes 
Descriptor Spanish:   eritrocitos 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Eritrócitos 
Synonyms English:   Blood Cell, Red
Blood Cells, Red
Blood Corpuscle, Red
Blood Corpuscles, Red
Corpuscle, Red Blood
Corpuscles, Red Blood
Red Blood Cell
Red Blood Cells
Red Blood Corpuscle
Red Blood Corpuscles  
Tree Number:   A11.118.290
Definition English:   Red blood cells. Mature erythrocytes are non-nucleated, biconcave disks containing HEMOGLOBIN whose function is to transport OXYGEN. 
Indexing Annotation English:   vertebrates only; for invertebrates index under HEMOCYTES; /cytol: consider also ERYTHROCYTE INDICES; do not equate /pathol with ERYTHROCYTES, ABNORMAL; erythrocyte antibodies: index BLOOD GROUP ANTIGENS /immunol + ISOANTIBODIES & do not index under ERYTHROCYTES
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Erythrocytes/abnormalities use Erythrocytes, Abnormal
Erythrocytes/transplantation use Erythrocyte Transfusion
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EN enzymology IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PA pathology
PH physiology RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   4999 
Unique Identifier:   D004912 

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