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a leukocyte that has granules in its cytoplasm

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The individuality of nuclear chromatin with particular reference to polymorphonuclear neutrophil leukocytes.
3] Nonstandard abbreviations: GF, glycosylated ferritin; HLH, hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis; AOSD, adult-onset Still disease; PMN, polymorphonuclear neutrophil.
Polymorphonuclear neutrophils (PMNs) destroy microorganisms by producing reactive oxygen species (ROS) during the respiratory burst, a normal host defence mechanism that controls infections.
2, The polymorphonuclear neutrophil infiltrate persisted in the loose stroma surrounding the lesion.
Impact of carbamylation on type I collagen conformational structure and its ability to activate human polymorphonuclear neutrophils.
For most bacterial infections, polymorphonuclear neutrophils (PMNs) represent the first line of defense of the innate immune system.
3] with predominant polymorphonuclear neutrophils, b) CSF protein >45 mg%, and c) CSF glucose <40 mg%.
Specific Gram-negative, anaerobic, or microaerophilic bacteria were implicated in the causation of periodontitis, and the protective and destructive roles of the immuno inflammatory responses and the critical role of polymorphonuclear neutrophils (PMNs) in contributing to periodontal damage were described.
Professional phagocytes such as polymorphonuclear neutrophils and peripheral blood monocytes play a crucial role in the host defense against infection with microorganisms.
14] reported significant decrease in phagocytic activity of polymorphonuclear Neutrophils in cement workers compared to control group.
Influence of arachidonic acid metabolites and steroids on function of bovine polymorphonuclear neutrophils.
Key Words: Gender, Nuclear appendages, Polymorphonuclear neutrophils, Blood Smear, May-Grunwald-Giemsa stain
The histologic examination shows granulation tissue with chronic inflammatory infiltration composed of polymorphonuclear neutrophils and endothelial tissue, underneath the epithelium there is proliferation of small thin-walled blood vessels surrounded by loose connective tissue.
Leukocyte adhesion molecules seem to facilitate polymorphonuclear neutrophils recruitment during reperfusion, being implicated as mediators of renal IRI [5,6].
Some of the mechanisms such as complement activation are nonspecific, whereas others, such as interferons and early pro-inflammatory cytokines are induced by virus replication and lead to the recruitment and activation of different cells such as macrophages, polymorphonuclear neutrophils and Natural Killer cells in cattle (MUYLKENS et al.
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