Arneth classification

Ar·neth clas·si·fi·ca·tion

(ahr-net'),
a classification of the polymorphonuclear neutrophils according to the number of nuclear lobes. See: Arneth stages.

Arneth,

Joseph, German physician, 1873-1955.
Arneth classification - a classification of the polymorphonuclear neutrophils according to the number of their nuclear lobes.
Arneth count - the percentage distribution of polymorphonuclear neutrophils, based on the number of lobes in the nuclei (from 1 to 5).
Arneth formula - the normal, approximate ratio of polymorphonuclear neutrophils, based on the number of lobes in the nuclei.
Arneth index - an expression based on adding percentages of polymorphonuclear neutrophils.
Arneth stages - a differential grouping of polymorphonuclear neutrophils in accordance with the number of lobes in their nuclei.