The cell on this slide is a lymphoblast found in the blood of a 14-year-old boy with acute lymphocytic leukemia. The cytoplasm is barely visible and the nucleus takes up most of the total cell area. The nuclear chromatin is fine and homogeneous and has a pinkish cast. There appears to be two light-colored nucleoli. The cell has no granules.
Course Section: 04. Immature Cells in the Granulocytic - Monocytic - and Lymphocytic Series
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