TITLE

leukocidin

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1230
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "leukocidin" is presented. It refers to a bacterial toxin that destroys leukocytes. The term comes from the Latin word "L. caedere" meaning to kill. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21234038

 

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