iodophilia

(i-o″do-fil┬┤e-ә) a reaction shown by leukocytes in certain pathologic conditions, as in toxemia and severe anemia, in which the polymorphonuclears show diffuse brownish coloration when treated with iodine or iodides.
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iodophilia

An affinity for iodine, as manifested by some leukocytes in certain conditions. When treated with a solution of iodine and potassium iodide, normal polymorphonuclear leukocytes stain a fairly bright yellow; in certain pathologic conditions, the polymorphonuclear leukocytes frequently stain diffusely brown or yellow-brown; the reaction may be intrac...
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iodophilia

iodophilia An affinity for iodine, as manifested by some leukocytes (white-blood cells that help the body fight infections) in certain conditions.
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iodophilia

Type: Term Pronunciation: ī-ō′dō-fil′ē-ă Definitions: 1. An affinity for iodine, as manifested by some leukocytes in certain conditions. When treated with a solution of iodine and potassium iodide, normal polymorphonuclear leukocytes stain a fairly bright yellow; in certain pathologic conditions the polymorphonu...
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