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neutrophils
Subject Category
L Animal Science and Animal Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Granular leukocytes having a nucleus with three to five lobes connected by slender threads of chromatin, and cytoplasm containing fine inconspicuous granules and stainable by neutral dyes.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2012
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/43664.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/43664
Used For
polymorphonuclear leukocytes
Broader Term
granulocytes
phagocytes
Related Term
innate immunity
intercellular adhesion molecule-1
respiratory burst
Spanish
neutrófilos
Term Number
43664