Definition of Granulocyte:

A mature white blood cell with cytoplasm containing granules.

Also: Granulocytes

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“Condition characterized by a marked decrease in the number of white blood cells called granulocytes...”


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“The basophils account for about 1% of the granulocyte count (60 to 75% of the white blood cells)...”
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“...Diagnosis and Tests: A CBC shows decreased white blood cells (leukopenia), decreased platelets (thrombocytopenia); a granulocyte stain shows clumps of bacteria inside white blood cells; the platelet count shows decreased platelets (thrombocytopenia); liver enzymes show elevated transaminase; a fluorescent antibody...”


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“The eosinophils, ordinarily about 2% of the granulocyte count (60 to 75% of the white blood cells), increase in number in the presence of allergic disorders and parasitic infestations...”
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...the condition
“...Other approaches for treating neutropenia include ... Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor (G-CSF), which stimulates bone marrow production of white blood cells...”

Ozone / Oxidative Therapy a treatment
“...The cells in the body that fight infection (known as granulocytes) produce hydrogen peroxide as a first line of defense against invading organisms like parasites, virii, bacteria and yeast...”

Urinalysis a treatment
“...Usually, the WBCs are granulocytes...”
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