BLOOD CORPUSCLES (= BLOOD CELLS) -
Blood corpuscles are of the following three types: Erythrocytes, Leucocytes and Thrombocytes.
(A) Erythrocytes (Red Blood Corpuscles or RBCs)
LIFE SPAN -
The life of a RBC is about 120 days.
PUT NOTE -
2. Leucocytes (White Blood Corpuscles or WBCs) -
The leucocytes are of two main types- Agranulocytes and Granulocytes.
(i) Agranulocytes -
(a) Lymphocytes -
(ii) Granulocytes -
(a) Eosinophils -
(b) Basophils -
(c) Neutrophils -
Life Span -
3. Thrombocytes (= Blood platelets)
Spindle Cells (= Thrombocytes) -