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white blood cells

Discussion in 'Medical Terminology' started by christineglez, Oct 17, 2005.

  1. christineglez Junior Member

    USA / English
    Field and topic:
    I need to know how to say white blood cells in Spanish
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    Sample sentence:
    T Cells - (T Lymphocytes). A thymus-derived white blood cell that participates in a variety of cell-mediated immune reactions. Three fundamentally different types of T cells are recognized: helper, killer and suppressor (each has many subdivisions).


     
  2. Monnik

    Monnik Senior Member

    Yo, en México; mi corazón, en Madrid
    Mexico - Spanish/English
    Glóbulos blancos, o "leucocitos"


    Have a good one...
     
  3. lauranazario Moderatrix

    Puerto Rico
    Puerto Rico/Español & English
    White blood cells son glóbulos blancos o leucocitos.

    Saludos,
    LN
    (cross-post con Monik) :)
     
  4. Monnik

    Monnik Senior Member

    Yo, en México; mi corazón, en Madrid
    Mexico - Spanish/English


    Wow, 8,300 posts más y te alcanzo! Would you wait for me?

    Hehehe... ;) Felicidades!
     
  5. Ricard Junior Member

    Spain / Spanish
    You can also say "leucos" for short (provided you are in a medical environment)
     

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