Schilling blood count

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Schil·ling blood count

(shil'ing),
a method of counting blood in which the polymorphonuclear neutrophils are separated into four groups according to the number and arrangement of the nuclear masses in these cells.
Synonym(s): Schilling index

Schil·ling blood count

(shil'ing blŭd kownt)
A method of counting blood in which the polymorphonuclear neutrophils are separated into four groups according to the number and arrangement of the nuclear masses in these cells.

Schilling,

Victor Theodor Adolf Georg, German hematologist, 1883-1960.
Schilling band cell - any cell of the granulocytic (leukocytic) series that has a nucleus that could be described as a curved or coiled band. Synonym(s): band cell
Schilling blood count - a method of counting blood. Synonym(s): Schilling index
Schilling index - Synonym(s): Schilling blood count
Schilling type of monocytic leukemia