Mononuclear phagocyte



A leucocyte containing of a single nucleus and capable of phagocytosis.


Mononuclear phagocytes include monocytes or macrophages, and other differentiated phagocytes but not including the polymorphonuclear cells.

See also: macrophage, monocyte

Retrieved from ""
First | Previous (Mononuclear) | Next (Mononuclear phagocyte system) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.