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The process of leukocytes squeezing through the capillary _____ to exit the vasculature is known as _____. Once they leave the bloodstream to fight a pathological condition, they never return.

Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency

Leukocyte adhesion deficiency is an immunodeficiency reflected as defective diapedesis. It is an autosomal recessive disorder which is characterized by frequent infections.

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The process of leukocytes squeezing through the capillary 'endothelium' to exit the vasculature is known as 'diapedesis'. Once they leave the...

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What Are Leukocytes? - Definition, Types & Function

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Chapter 7 / Lesson 14
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From this lesson, you will learn about leukocytes, including the five different types of leukocytes, their specific function, and why they are an important part of the immune system.


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