leukocytic

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leu·ko·cyt·ic

(lū'kō-sit'ik),
Pertaining to or characterized by leukocytes.
Synonym(s): leukocytal

leukocytic

pertaining to white blood cells. See leukocyte.

leu·ko·cyt·ic

(lū'kō-sit'ik)
Pertaining to or characterized by leukocytes.
Synonym(s): leucocytic.

leukocytic

pertaining to or emanating from leukocytes.

leukocytic pyrogen
protein substances, e.g. interleukin-1, which stimulate the thermoregulator center of the hypothalamus via prostaglandins; produced by bone-marrow derived phagocytes.

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Q. can i get a short explanation about white blood cells and their job? what does it mean if i have a insafition

A. White blood cells (WBC's) are the ones responsible for the immune system in the body. The white blood cell count rises in cases of infection, steroid use and other conditions. A low white blood cell count can have many causes, which need to be further evaluated by a doctor.

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