leukocytoclasis

leu·ko·cy·toc·la·sis

(lū'kō-sī-tok'lă-sis),
Karyorrhexis of leukocytes.
[leuko- + G. kytos, cell, + klasia, a breaking]

leu·ko·cy·toc·la·sis

(lū'kō-sī-tok'lă-sis)
Karyorrhexis of leukocytes.
[leuko- + G. kytos, cell, + klasia, a breaking]
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5) Absence of significant leukocytoclasis, neutrophil/eosinophil infiltrate and fibrinoid necrosis argues against the alternative etiology such as polyarteritis nodosa and anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies vasculitis in our patient.
3,6) Other features, including granulomas, leukocytoclasis, foreign bodies, and hemorrhage, should also be taken into account because each may serve as a vital clue to the correct diagnosis.
6,29-31) The neutrophils demonstrate prominent leukocytoclasis (Figure 5, B).
As in classic Sweet syndrome, the neutrophilic infiltrate in subcutaneous Sweet syndrome demonstrates conspicuous leukocytoclasis (Figure 7, B) and may be admixed with scattered eosinophils.