Translation of phagocyte in Spanish:


fagocito, n.

Pronunciation /ˈfæɡəˌsaɪt//ˈfaɡə(ʊ)sʌɪt/


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    fagocito masculine
    • Clearance of apoptotic cells by phagocytes is crucial in maintaining tissue homeostasis.
    • Histologic studies have shown polymetric birefringent particles surrounded by mononuclear phagocytes and multinucleated foreign body giant cells.
    • Fc receptors mediate various effects on immune cells, including proliferation of B cells and phagocytosis by phagocytes.
    • Endothelial cells and mononuclear phagocytes are likely cellular mediators of lung IRI.
    • Following IVIG therapy in patients with ITP, platelet counts generally rise, apparently by Fc receptor blockade of splenic phagocytes and other reticuloendothelial cells.