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What are white blood cells for?
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Dr. Leila Wing
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Infection fighting
The white blood cells (leukocytes) are infection fighting cells.

In brief: Infection fighting
The white blood cells (leukocytes) are infection fighting cells.
Dr. Leila Wing
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Dr. Inderjit Deol
White blood cells (WBC) are component of blood cells. Other components are red blood cell and platelets. WBC includes lymphocytes which can be B-cell or T-cell types and generally, they fight infection.
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