granulocytosis


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granulocytosis

[‚gran·yə·lō‚sī′tō·səs]
(medicine)
An increase in the number of granulocytes in the circulation.
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Furthermore, significant leucocytosis and granulocytosis due to neutrophilia with a regenerative left shift, also proved indicators of the inflammatory responses immediately incited by the hydronephrotic kidney subsequent to the renal insult; whereas, moderate lymphocytosis in the initial stages, was attributed to increased lymphopoeisis subsequent to chronic antigenic or cytokine stimulation; additionally, a significantly severe thrombocytopenia observed on Day 11 was found to coincide well with the clinical evidence of a prolonged bleeding tendency after venipuncture (Stockham and Scott, 2008).
Clozapine-induced granulocytosis also may be related to genetic variation in the HLA region.
In addition, granulocytosis, following injury or infection, is associated with an increased production of proinflammatory and hemopoietic cytokines that are regulated in peripheral tissues by various factors, including Myeloperoxidase (MPO), Adenosine Deaminase (ADA), and cholinergic system such as Acetylcholine (Ach) (1).
She had thrombocytopenia, granulocytosis, and raised serum alanine and aspartate transaminase levels.
Rate of negative laparotomy, sensitivity, specificity, positive and negative predictive values considering leukocytosis (WBC count [greater than or equal to] 11,000 per micro liter in peripheral blood smear), granulocytosis (neutrophils >75% in DLC), UA (considered positive if contained [greater than or equal to] 5 WBC or [greater than or equal to] RBC or showed pregnancy), US and X-ray were all calculated.
The granulocytosis, monocytosis, and lymphopenia observed after transplantation are caused by surgical trauma and steroid therapy.