Indirect Antibiotic Effects on Granulocyte Migration and Phagocytosis

  • Håkan Gnarpe
  • Judy Belsheim
Conference paper


It is well known that patients with low numbers of neutrophil granulocytes or with different mal-functions of neutrophil granulocytes [6] do become infected more easily and that infections tend to be more serious in these patients than in individuals with normal granulocytes [6].


Antimicrob Agent Chemotactic Factor Neutrophil Granulocyte Fusidic Acid Betalactam Antibiotic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Håkan Gnarpe
    • 1
  • Judy Belsheim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical BacteriologyGävle Central Hospital17 GävleSweden

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