granular leukocyte


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granular leukocyte

[′gran·yə·lər ′lü·kə‚sīt]
(histology)
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Many of the emigrating special granular leukocytes and monocytes contain small granules of India ink in their protoplasm (Fig.
Their phagocytic activity is clearly manifested by the presence of normal or degenerating special granular leukocytes in their protoplasm.
The particles here are often somewhat larger and more numerous than in the special granular leukocytes.