This cell is a reactive lymphocyte with basophilic cytoplasm observed in the blood of a patient with measles. The nucleus is eccentric like that of a plasma cell. There are blocks of chromatin within the nucleus. The cytoplasm contains a few azurophilic granules. These cells sometimes are classed as plasmacytoid lymphocytes or Turk cells.
Course Section: 04. Immature Cells in the Granulocytic - Monocytic - and Lymphocytic Series
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