Platelets or Thrombocytes


Platelets or Thrombocytes


          When a blood vessel is torn, injured and blood starts circulating outside blood vessel, vessels having smooth internal layer become rough on cut place and chemical reaction starts that helps in blood clotting. This clot stops bleeding to outside. A person can die too if this clot did not formed.          They are cells and helpful in blood clotting that keep on growing and destroying continuously. Destroyed cells are reached in the spleen. They protect our body with the help of anti bodies, keep the body temperature normal. They are found in blood as tiny cells. They are found about 1 lakh to 3 lakhs per cubic ml blood in our body. They are helpful to stop bleeding.