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American English: /ˈfæɡəˌsaɪt/
British English: /ˈfaɡə(ʊ)sʌɪt/

Translation of phagocyte in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • 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.
    • Following IVIG therapy in patients with ITP, platelet counts generally rise, apparently by Fc receptor blockade of splenic phagocytes and other reticuloendothelial cells.

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