Flashcards in Blood and Blood Components Deck (4)
Hemoglobin is a molecule containing 4 peptide chains. At the end of each of these chains, there exists a "heme" group which contains iron in a __ state.
The most common cause of acute poisoning related death is due to?
Carboxyhemoglobin increases hemoglobin's affinity to oxygen; hemoglobin preferentially binds with the carbon monoxide
Both are true