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  • Reticuloendothelial Cells JAMA
    A system of interstitial cells that includes all the phagocytic cells, which trap and consume foreign agents, except the leukocytes circulating in the bloodstream. This system forms a network throughout the body and is another of the body's defense systems against invading organisms in the connective tissues of the body. See also Leukocytes; Phagocyte.

  • Reticuloendothelial System: SFAF
    a system that helps the body fight infection and eliminate cellular debris by the action of phagocytic cells (e.g., macrophages), Kupffer cells in the liver and reticular cells of the spleen, bone marrow and lymph nodes.

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