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glossary:leukocyte [2007/09/07 18:59]
Pat O'Connor
glossary:leukocyte [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +====== Leukocyte: ======
 + WBC, [[glossary:​white blood cells|white blood cell]], white blood corpuscle, white cell. The body’s own white Blood cells or leukocytes (WBC’s) fight disease and maintain immune function in the [[Blood]]. In general, white Blood cells in a Blood transfusion serve no purpose, but are transfused along with the [[red Blood cells]], platelets or plasma. These unnecessary passengers can carry viruses, immune suppress patients and release toxic substances.
  
 +See also:
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 +* [[http://​www.lymphedemapeople.com/​phpBB2/​viewtopic.php?​t=1080|Blood Glossary]] ​
glossary/leukocyte.txt · Last modified: 2012/10/16 14:40 (external edit)