Asked in Blood Types, Blood, Lymphatic System, Immune System
What is the most common type of granular leukocyte?
Neutrophils are the most common leukocyte AND they are a kind of granular leukocyte. So, neutrophils! ...
Asked in Blood Types
What type of leukocyte is normally the most numerous in the circulating blood?
Neutrophils are the most abundant of the white blood cells (leukocyte), accounting for 50-70% of the WBC population. Andr3s ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Genetics
What is the difference between granular and agranular white blood cells?
Granular Leukocytes account for about 50-70% of all WBCs, and include neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils. Agranular Leukocytes account for 25-35% of all WBCs. They include lymphocytes and monocytes. Apart from the difference in function regarding each individual type of white blood cell, the primary difference between granular and agranular leukocytes is that the former has visible granules, whereas the later does on have any noticeable granules. ...
Asked in Allergies
A leukocyte whose granules turn red with stain and whose numbers are elevated in allergic reactions?
Eosinophils are the type of leukocyte which assist in fighting allergens and parasitic infections. Eosinophils can be identified by their granules which attract the red stain, eosin, and by their bi-lobed nuclei. ...