Here is trick to remember the 3 components and their functions easily:
SANTA PLUMBER and WARRIOR
- RBC - SANTA
- PLATELETS - PLUMBER
- WBC - WARRIORS
RBC - SANTA (Red color)
- We all know Santa clause always wear read outfit.
- Instead of carrying gifts, RBC carry oxygen to every part of the body.
Platelets - PLUMBER
- Both starts with letter 'P'
- They are cell fragments that help to coagulation and clotting of blood.
- Their functions are similar to a Plumber instead of water leak Platelets fix blood leak.
WBC - WARRIOR
- Both words start with letter W
- They help to protect the body from pathogens