differential leukocyte count


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differential leukocyte count

[‚dif·ə′ren·chəl ′lü·kə‚sīt ‚kau̇nt]
(pathology)
The percentage of each variety of leukocytes in the blood, usually based on counting 100 leukocytes. Also known as differential blood count.
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The differential leukocyte count (DLC) showed gradual decrease in mean values of neutrophils, monocytes, and eosinophils in all groups.
Total and differential leukocyte count was measured by using automated hematology cell analyser Sysmex-xt 2000i.
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Differential Leukocyte Count (DLC) were not significantly affected by garlic supplementation in feed and variation in DLC may be due to the interaction of garlic with immune system.
The clinical usefulness of segmented vs slab neutrophil criteria for differential leukocyte count. Am J Clin Pathol 1979; 6: 947-958.
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Automated differential leukocyte count in horses, cattle, and cats using the Technicon H-1E hematology system.
Differential leukocyte count maintains diagnostic significance in two fields: (a) measurement of the relative proportions of normal leukocyte populations, with important implications, for instance, in the diagnosis and monitoring of infectious diseases and in monitoring of cytotoxic therapies; and (b) search for and definition of abnormal cells in the peripheral blood.

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