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lymphocyte:

see bloodblood,
fluid pumped by the heart that circulates throughout the body via the arteries, veins, and capillaries (see circulatory system; heart). An adult male of average size normally has about 6 quarts (5.6 liters) of blood.
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; immunityimmunity,
ability of an organism to resist disease by identifying and destroying foreign substances or organisms. Although all animals have some immune capabilities, little is known about nonmammalian immunity.
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lymphocyte

[′lim·fə‚sīt]
(histology)
An agranular leukocyte formed primarily in lymphoid tissue; occurs as the principal cell type of lymph and composes 20-30% of the blood leukocytes.

lymphocyte

a type of white blood cell formed in lymphoid tissue
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Although significantly fewer CD4+ lymphocyte counts and percentage results were available both before and after starting a third-line regimen, the median CD4+ lymphocyte count of 717 cells/[micro]L (IQR 513-980) after a median of 2 years on treatment indicates good immunological reconstitution in participants with available results.
Age, sex, comorbidities, hemoglobin level, WBC count, lymphocyte count, neutrophil count, MPV, RDW, and the type of fracture were included multivariate Cox regression model.
To evaluate the effectiveness of Total Lymphocyte Count, Body Mass Index, Haemoglobin and Albumin levels as low cost surrogate markers in predicting disease progression in HIV/AIDS.
Low initial blood lymphocyte count was associated with mortality in this study; however, it was not an independent predictor of mortality.
Mean platelet counts were also similar in both groups; however, mean leukocyte and neutrophil counts were significantly lower in SLEn- group while mean lymphocyte counts were significantly lower in SLEn+ group (Table 1).
For the control group, their lymphocyte count, hemoglobin, mean hemoglobin content, erythrocyte count and erythrocyte hematocrit were greater than the MDD group.
sup][8] In our patients, the RANTES level decreased at 4 h after beginning CPB, which was consistent with the simultaneously reduced lymphocyte counts, but not the activated and consumed platelets after cardiac surgery, which were supposed to degranulate abundant RANTES protein into the blood and cause higher plasma concentrations at 2-4 h after beginning CPB.
Table 2: Effect of aqueous leaf extract of Moringa oleifera on lymphocyte count (differential of WBC) in cadmium-exposed Wistar Albino rats Groups (n = 6) Lymphocyte count (%) I 47.
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However, the proportion of IGRA positivity was similar regardless of CD4+ T lymphocyte count, similar findings were reported by Souza et al.
Lymphocytopenia and neutrophil- lymphocyte count ratio predict bacteremia better than conventional infection markers in an emergency care unit.
18) In dogs, there is no consensus on how high the lymphocyte count should be before considering initiating chemotherapy; recommendations have ranged from initiating treatment at 60 000-100 000 cells/[micro]L.

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