specific granules


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specific granules

the distinctive granules of basophilic, eosinophilic, and neutrophilic leukocytes, as opposed to their nonspecific azurophilic granules.
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17,91) Electron microscopic analysis of the neutrophilic inclusions shows them to lack a limiting membrane, be free of specific granules, and contain parallel bundles of ribosomes, microfilaments, and segments of endoplasmic reticulum.