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glossary:monocyte [2007/08/07 20:25]
Debbie Aldridge Links to macrophage changed to glossary:macrophage
glossary:monocyte [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +====== Monocyte: ======
 +A white [[blood]] cell which can ingest dead or damaged cells (through phagocytosis) and provide immunological defences against many infectious organisms. Monocytes migrate into tissues and develop into [[macrophage|macrophages]].
  
 +See also:
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 +* [[http://​www.lymphedemapeople.com/​phpBB2/​viewtopic.php?​t=1080|Blood Glossary]] ​
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