agranulocytic

adjective
relating to the blood disorder of agranulocytosis
Pertains to noun: ↑agranulocytosis
Derivationally related forms: ↑agranulocytosis

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  • granulocytes —    These are a group of white blood cells that have many and well pigmented granules, and derive from the bone marrow myeloblasts. The granules are sources of digestive, immunologic, and inflammatory proteins. The classic granulocytes are… …   Herbal-medical glossary

  • agranulocytosis — noun an acute blood disorder (often caused by radiation or drug therapy) characterized by severe reduction in granulocytes • Syn: ↑agranulosis, ↑granulocytopenia • Derivationally related forms: ↑agranulocytic • Hypernyms: ↑blood disease, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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