Red blood cells: everything you need to know about red blood cells

Red blood cells: everything you need to know about red blood cells

Red blood cells, also called erythrocytes or red blood cells, are blood cells essential for oxygenating the body. They transport respiratory gases such as oxygen or O2 and carbon dioxide or CO2. During a blood test, red blood cell levels are particularly monitored. What are its characteristics? What can be their anomalies? What is anemia?…