Organ: Blood cells


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Blood cells: Various cells that travel around in the blood
Introduction: There are red blood cells that transport oxygen from the lungs to body cells. White blood cells include many involved in the immune system, such as T-cells and B-cells. Platelets are blood cells involved in clotting.
Condition count: 13 ; see list below.
Organ subtypes: red blood cells (5), white blood cells (5), platelets (3)
Related organs: blood (59), plasma (0), serum (0)
Organs: all organs

Diseases list: The following list of medical conditions have 'Blood cells' or similar listed as an affected body part in our database:

A

  • Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma ... white blood cells
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia ... red blood cells
  • Autoimmune Thrombocytopenia ... platelets

    C

  • Clotting disorders ... platelets
  • Common Variable Immunodeficiency ... white blood cells

    I

  • Iron deficiency ... red blood cells

    L

  • Leukemia ... white blood cells

    M

  • Multiple Myeloma ... white blood cells

    P

  • Polycythemia ... red blood cells

    S

  • Sickle Cell Anemia ... red blood cells

    T

  • Thalassemia ... red blood cells
  • Thrombocytopenia ... platelets

    X

  • X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia ... white blood cells

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