basophilic leukocytosis


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leukocytosis

 [loo″ko-si-to´sis]
a transient increase in the number of leukocytes in the blood, due to various causes.
basophilic leukocytosis basophilia (def. 1).
eosinophilic leukocytosis eosinophilia (def. 1).
mononuclear leukocytosis mononucleosis.
neutrophilic leukocytosis neutrophilia.
pathologic leukocytosis that due to some morbid condition, such as infection or trauma.
physiologic leukocytosis that caused by nonpathologic factors such as strenuous exercise.

ba·so·phil·ic leu·ko·cy·to·sis

the presence of an abnormally large number of basophilic granulocytes in the blood.
Synonym(s): basocytosis

basophilic leukocytosis

An increase in the basophils in the blood.
See also: leukocytosis

leukocytosis

a transient increase in the number of leukocytes in the blood, due to various causes.

basophilic leukocytosis
see basophilia (2).
eosinophilic leukocytosis
see eosinophilia (2).
leukocytosis-inducing factor
a factor which causes an increase in release of immature neutrophils into the circulation; an increased level of the factor in the circulation caused by endotoxin; called also neutrophil-releasing activity.
mononuclear leukocytosis
mononucleosis.
pathological leukocytosis
that due to some morbid reaction, e.g. infection or trauma.