[ lōō′kə-tăk′sēn′, -sĭn ]
A crystalline nitrogenous material produced in injured, acutely degenerating tissue and found in inflammatory exudates that increases the permeability of capillaries and the migration of white blood cells.
Words nearby leukotaxine
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