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      • leukocyte quantity
      • macrophage morphology trait

    • macrophage quantity   VT:0005425   (4)
    Definition: The proportion or numbers of the large mononuclear phagocytes which differentiate from monocytes, are typically resident in a particular tissue, and are capable of phagocytosing a variety of extracellular particulate material, including immune complexes, microorganisms, and dead cells. [CL:0000235, MP:0002446]; xref: MP:0003884;
      (No descendants that are mapped to MPD data)

    MP:0005425 (increased macrophage cell number) is numbered similarly to VT:0005425 but is over in the MP ontology (semantics may or may not be similar).

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