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More on Leukocytes

Specific to "Eosinphils".
Eosinophils have a lifespan of how many days?
8-12 days
What is the percent of Eosinophils (Eo's) in a WBC count?
Eosinophils are a granulocyte
the are bead-like granules
How many lobes does the nucleus on a Eosinophil have?
2 lobes
Eosinophils increase in number with what kinds of reactions/infections?
Allergic reactions and parasitic infections.
Eo's will digest and detoxify__________that is foreign to the body.
What is the purpose of a Eosinophil?
To fight against allergic reactions and parasitic infections.