1 Microbe adheres to phagocyte.
2 Phagocyte forms pseudopods that eventually engulf the particle.
Phagocytic vesicle containing antigen (phagosome).
3 Phagocytic vesicle is fused with a lysosome. Phagolysosome
Acid hydrolase enzymes
4 Microbe in fused vesicle is killed and digested by lysosomal enzymes within the phagolysosome, leaving a residual body.
5 Indigestible and residual material is removed by exocytosis.
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