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leucocyte

(esp US), leukocyte
any of the various large unpigmented cells in the blood of vertebrates
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Of total 67 cases of malaria the total leucocyte count was normal in 39 (58.21%) cases.
Total leucocyte count (TLC), if raised, indicates inflammation in the body so it is widely used as a reliable diagnostic and prognostic test in multiple researches.9 It is a well known fact that coronary artery disease is a consequence of low grade vascular inflammation.
Nevertheless, evidence elaborating the modification of peripheral hematology profile concerning erythrocyte, leucocyte, and platelet affected by iron overload is limited and need for further verification.
The total erythrocyte and leucocytes counts were made with the Neubauer counting chamber.
His current complete blood count showed the following results: hemoglobin 5.3 g/dL, Htc 16.1%, mean corpuscular volume 90 fL, leucocyte count 4460/mm3, and platelet count 28000/mm3.
Data was collected from the subjects for whom hematological parameters (hemoglobin, hematocrit, leucocyte, neutrophil, lymphocyte and thrombocyte) were available in the database of Ege University Hospital.
Leucocytes (polymorphonuclear neutrophils and macrophages) have an important effect on male fertility as they are implicated in reactive oxygen species (ROS) production [10].
Abbreviations HLA - human leucocyte antigens MHC - major histocompatibility complex WHO - World Health Organization CDC - complement dependent cytotoxicity PCR - polymerase chain reaction TRALI - transfusion related acute lung injury vCJD - variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease History
In addition, human leucocyte antigen (HLA) screening was primarily recommended in asymptomatic children with autoimmune thyroiditis and a risk for celiac disease in the final 'European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (ESPGHAN)' Celiac Disease Guideline as stated by the esteemed author (1).
The company said BI 1467335 is an oral inhibitor of amine oxidase, copper containing 3 (AOC3)1 and works by blocking leucocyte adhesion and tissue infiltration in inflammatory processes underlying NASH.
Leucocyte depletion by high-efficiency filtration in an adsorption depth filter, followed by a centrifugation step and separation of the red cells and plasma.