Inflammation in Cells

  1. Neutrophils are the first cells to respond to injury

  2. Macrophages clean up debris

  3. Mast cells induce swelling, warmth, and redness

  4. All 3 types of cells summon more immune system cells

Image: (1) Neutrophils are the first cells to respond to injury (2) Macrophages clean up debris (3) Mast cells induce swelling, warmth, and redness (4) All 3 types of cells summon more immune system cells

Wound cells

Photo: Copyright Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.

Image: Photo of wound cells: Copyright Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.

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