Granulocytes Monocytes/macrophages

Figure 33-6

Control of bone marrow production of granulocytes and mono-cyte-macrophages in response to multiple growth factors released from activated macrophages in an inflamed tissue. G-CSF, granulocyte colony-stimulating factor; GM-CSF, granulocyte-monocyte colony-stimulating factor; IL-1, interleukin-1; m-csf, monocyte colony-stimulating factor; TNF, tumor necrosis factor.

into the surrounding tissues and lymph until most of the evidence of tissue damage is gone.

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