Leukotoxic | definition of leukotoxic by Medical dictionary
destructive to leukocytes.
leukotoxic (loo″kō-tŏks′ĭk) [″ + toxikon, poison]
Destructive to leukocytes.
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Pathogenicity of the highly leukotoxic
JP2 clone of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans and its geographic dissemination and role in aggressive periodontitis.
cholerae with hemolytic, leukotoxic
, and actin cross-linking activities, which may play a role in virulence (13).
Evidence for the role of highly leukotoxic
Actinobacillus actinomycetem-comitans in the pathogenesis of localised and other forms of early-onset periodontitis.