Red blood cell diameter

Value 14.7 µm
Organism African clawed frog Xenopus laevis
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Comments Erythrocytes in amphibians are elliptical, and as such two different diameters are provided: CLD ("cell long diameter") and CSD ("cell short diameter"). The above value is average of two measurements of CLD (16 and 19.7) and CSD (9.5 and 13.6)
Entered by Uri M
ID 102924