immature neutrophil

im·ma·ture neu·tro·phil

a young neutrophil; the term is usually used with reference to band (q.v.) or other "juvenile" neutrophils, which are neutrophilic granulocytes in which the nucleus is indented but not distinctly segmented.
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10 Abbreviations: ANC, absolute neutrophil count; CRP, C-reactive protein; I/T, immature neutrophil to total leukocytes count; TLC, total leukocytes count.
RBC morphology [greater than]2 + Immature neutrophil series
11); whereas in the fresh swim bladder group, there was mild inflammatory reaction with more immature neutrophils in the propria submucosa of the host without any union between the host and the graft.
However, distinct 'shift to left' was observed in immature neutrophils count (Band cells) during the periparturient period in buffaloes with PRD.
6), (7) The human cathelicidin, LL-37, is 37 amino acids in length and is produced constitutively by the epithelia of the respiratory, gastrointestinal and reproductive tracts, as well as by immature neutrophils, monocytes, mast cells, lymphocytes, eccrine and salivary glands.
3 kPa (32 mmHg), white blood cell count less than 4000 cells/mm3 or greater than 12,000 cells/mm3, and/or more than 10% immature neutrophils in the blood.
There was an increased number of immature neutrophils including all stages of neutrophil development except myeloblasts.
There is, therefore, a growing consensus to merge the immature neutrophils and report them together as "immature granulocytes.
9] cells/L), increased immature neutrophils (26%), and an elevated level of liver enzymes (aspartate aminotransferase 325 U/L and alanine aminotransferase 137 U/L).
Therefore, there is a growing consensus to merge the immature neutrophils and report them together as "immature granulocytes.
Some report these cells as bands; some delineate the type of nucleus (eg, peanut-shaped) in a comment; others report the cells as immature neutrophils.
Otherwise, a canned comment is entered that states we have reviewed the slide and either 1) saw no abnormalities, or 2) saw [less than or equal to] 5% immature neutrophils.