Band cell

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Basophilic band cell
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Eosonophilic band cell
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Neutrophilic band cell

A band cell (or band neutrophil) is a cell undergoing granulopoiesis, derived from a metamyelocyte, and leading to a mature granulocyte.

It is characterized by having a nucleus which is curved, but not lobar.

A count of band neutrophils is used to measure inflammation.[1].

See also

Additional images


  1. HEM93 at FPnotebook

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