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    Red Blood Cells

    Picture of red blood cells

    The red blood cells carry oxygen to the body's tissues and remove carbon dioxide and other wastes.

    By Healthwise Staff
    E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
    Brian Leber, MDCM, FRCPC - Hematology
    Last Revised November 27, 2012

    Last Revised: November 27, 2012

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Brian Leber, MDCM, FRCPC - Hematology

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