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White blood cells (WBCs), also called leukocytes or leucocytes, are the cells of the immune system that are involved in protecting the body against both ...

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Mar 6, 2017 ... White blood cells (WBCs) are an important part of the immune system. Here's what you need to know about your WBC count.

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Although your white blood cells account for only about 1% of your blood, their impact is significant. White blood cells, also called leukocytes, are essential for ...

www.britannica.com/science/white-blood-cell

White blood cell, also called leukocyte or white corpuscle, a cellular component of the blood that lacks hemoglobin, has a nucleus, is capable of motility, and ...

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Each type of white blood cell plays a different role in protecting the body. The numbers of each type of white blood cells give important information about the ...

www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/low-white-blood-cell-count/basics/causes/sym-20050615

Jun 15, 2005 ... White blood cells are manufactured in bone marrow — the spongy tissue inside some of your larger bones. A low white blood cell count usually ...

www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/high-white-blood-cell-count/basics/causes/sym-20050611

Jun 11, 2005 ... High white blood cell count: Symptom — Overview covers possible causes of increased disease-fighting cells.

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Feb 7, 2017 ... Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: WBC count.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/315133.php

Jan 11, 2017 ... Learn about the different types of white blood cells, their responsibilities, what a high level can indicate, and other imbalances of white blood ...