leucocyte


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leu·ko·cyte

also leu·co·cyte  (lo͞o′kə-sīt′)
leu′ko·cyt′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
leu′ko·cy′toid′ adj.

leucocyte

(ˈluːkəˌsaɪt) or

leukocyte

n
(Biochemistry) any of the various large unpigmented cells in the blood of vertebrates. Also called: white blood cell or white blood corpuscle See also lymphocyte, granulocyte, monocyte
leucocytic, leukocytic adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.leucocyte - blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungileucocyte - blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system
myelocyte - an immature leukocyte normally found in bone marrow
myeloblast - a precursor of leukocytes that normally occurs only in bone marrow
blood cell, blood corpuscle, corpuscle - either of two types of cells (erythrocytes and leukocytes) and sometimes including platelets
free phagocyte - a phagocyte that circulates in the blood
lymph cell, lymphocyte - an agranulocytic leukocyte that normally makes up a quarter of the white blood cell count but increases in the presence of infection
granulocyte - a leukocyte that has granules in its cytoplasm
monocyte - a type of granular leukocyte that functions in the ingestion of bacteria
basophil, basophile - a leukocyte with basophilic granules easily stained by basic stains
neutrophil, neutrophile - the chief phagocytic leukocyte; stains with either basic or acid dyes
eosinophil, eosinophile - a leukocyte readily stained with eosin
Translations

leucocyte

[ˈluːkəˌsaɪt] Nleucocito m

leucocyte

, leukocyte
n (form)Leukozyt m

leucocyte

[ˈluːkəˌsaɪt] nleucocita m
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Pyuria Detection by Leucocyte Esterase###Human leucocyte###Can yield positive test result###Can yield false
of which: 1) blood scan with a differential leucocyte count - 80% (112,000), 2) blood counts with nrbc -14% (19,600), 3) blood counts with nrbc and reticulocytes - 3% (4,200); 4) nrbc blood counts in patients with severe thrombocytopenia (40 to 2 x 109 / l) - 3% (4,200).
05) on the effect of the different diets over leucocyte count are showed on Figure 1.
In addition, human leucocyte antigen (HLA) screening was primarily recommended in asymptomatic children with autoimmune thyroiditis and a risk for celiac disease in the final 'European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (ESPGHAN)' Celiac Disease Guideline as stated by the esteemed author (1).
The company said BI 1467335 is an oral inhibitor of amine oxidase, copper containing 3 (AOC3)1 and works by blocking leucocyte adhesion and tissue infiltration in inflammatory processes underlying NASH.
In bacterial respiratory tract infections, the patient's main complaints are high-grade fever, purulent nasal discharge, cough which produces phlegm and the investigations show increase in total leucocyte count (> 11000 cells/cumm), increased polymorphs (> 60%) in differential leucocyte count, swabs taken from nasal secretions and throat are positive for bacterial growth and chest x-ray shows infiltrations or consolidation or pleural effusion.
Leucocyte depletion by high-efficiency filtration in an adsorption depth filter, followed by a centrifugation step and separation of the red cells and plasma.
3), in their study comparing perforated and non-perforated appendicitis patients failed to demonstrate differences in leucocyte counts.
The total leucocyte count in chemotherapeutic and ghrelin treated group was significantly lower as compared to control and ghrelin treated groups on both days as shown in table-I-II.
haemoglobin (Hb), Total Erythrocyte Count (TEC), Total Leucocyte Count (TLC) and Differential Leucocyte Count (DLC) were recorded on 0th, 3rd, 7th and 15th day for each case were undertaken in the study.
Furthermore, patients with coexistent PE and infarction pneumonia had on average lower CRP values and leucocyte counts than controls, but these differences were not statistically significant (p value 0.
9 g/dl 121000 [+ or -] 35000 /cumm Total leucocyte Mature cells 43% count /cumm (neotrophils 21 [+ or -] 7, lymphocyte 8 [+ or -] 2, eosinophils 9 [+ or -] 2, monocytes 5 [+ or -] 3) Differential Immature cells 57% leucocyte count; The (Blast % of mature and 18 [+ or -] 12, immature cells promylocytes calculated out of 4 [+ or -] 1, 100 leucocytes / Myelocytes HPF 25 [+ or -] 5, Metamyelocytes 9 [+ or -] 2, band cells 13 [+ or -] 3) Platelet 285000 [+ or -] 220000 count /cumm / cumm Examination of PBS Examination of bone marrow The red blood cells The bone marrow is are nomocytic hypercelurar due to normochronic with excessive variable in size and proliferation of shapes.