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More on Leukocytes

Specifically "Neutrophils".
How long is a Neutrophils (Neuts) lifespan?
Answer: 6hrs- a few days.
Does neuts have granules or are the A granules?
Answer: Neuts have granules.
The nucleus of a neutrophil has several lobes or segments, what is the term for this?
Answer: Polymorphonuclear
Are neuts phagocytic?
Answer: Yes, the eat away at bacterial infections.
Neutrophils increase in number when what occurs?
Answer: An infection occurs.
What is the purpose of a Neutrophil?
Answer: To fight against bacteria.