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|+||====== White Blood Cells ======|
|+||Any of various [[blood]] cells that have a nucleus and cytoplasm, separate into a thin white layer when whole blood is centrifuged, and help protect the body from infection and disease. [[White blood cells]] include [[neutrophil]]s, [[eosinophil]]s, [[basophil]]s, [[lymphocytes]], and [[monocyte]]s. Also called [[leukocyte]], white cell; Also called white corpuscle.|
|+||* [[http://www.lymphedemapeople.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=1080|Blood Glossary]] |