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  1. Of or pertaining to phagocytes or phagocytosis.
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This fluid contains phagocytic coelomocytes, which move through the vascular and hemal systems.
Again, the function of this mesothelium apart from the germ-cell is essentially excretory and phagocytic.
These lipid-laden phagocytic cells tend to deposit within the skin and tendons, leading to xanthomas.
Interestingly, serum enhanced the phagocytic ability of acanthamoebae, as measured by bacterial uptake.
In general, chemotactic and phagocytic responses are significantly reduced.
Products of complement activation cause smooth muscle contraction and increased vascular permeability and induce degranulation of phagocytic cells, mast cells, and basophils.

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