Microbial Unit 1

  1. Normal constituents of urine
    Protein (albumin)

    WBC

    RBC
  2. Abnormal constituents of urine
    Glucose

    Ketone bodies

    Bacteria

    Crystals
  3. Normal urine ph
    4.6 - 8.0
  4. WBC
    • main fx:
    • protect the body from invasions by bacteria/foreign matter. Also detect infections.

    5,000 - 10,000
  5. Specific gravitiy
    main fx: reveal the ability of the kidney to concentrate or dilute urine according to the needs of the body.

    1.010 - 1.025
  6. RBC
    main fx: Transport oxygen from lungs to cells

    Men 5,400,000

    Women 4,800,000
  7. Platelets
    • Main fx:
    • needed for formation of clots at site of injury to blood vessels.

    150,000 - 450,000
  8. Granulocytes/Polymorphonuclear (PMN)
    Eosinophils

    Basophils

    Neutrophils

    Bands
  9. Eosinophils
    increase in # with allergic reations

    0-7%
  10. Basophils
    • Helps the body with an allergic reaction.
    • Shifts to the left

    0-1%
  11. Neutrophils
    First line of defense against infectons

    40-70%
  12. Bands
    Immature neutrophils

    0-8%
  13. Mononuclear cells
    Lymphocytes

    Monocytes
  14. Lymphocytes
    • Produce antibodies that attack invading microorganisms.
    • Has T & B Cells that makes antibodies.

    16-46%
  15. Hematocrit (HCT)
    a volume of whole blood

    Men 42 - 50%

    Women 40-48%
  16. Hemoglobin
    Men 13-16gr/100ml

    Women 12-14gr/100ml
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130120
Card Set
Microbial Unit 1
Description
PSC Nursing
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