promyelocyte

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promyelocyte

[prō′mī·ə·lə‚sīt]
(histology)
The earliest myelocyte stage derived from the myeloblast.
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Neutrophils derived from bone marrow hematopoietic stem cells, which undergoes multiple developmental stages, such as myeloblast, premyelocyte, myelocyte, metagranulocyte, band neutrophils, and eventually develop into mature neutrophils.