Mononucleosis, microfotografía de células

Este es un linfocito que ha sido infectado con el virus de Epstein-Barr (VEB) o citomegalovirus (CMV) en la mononucleosis infecciosa, y es comúnmente conocido como "célula de Downey". Las células de Downey tienen tres clasificaciones: tipo I, tipo II o tipo III. Esta es una célula de Downey tipo I.Mononucleosis, microfotografía de células


Last reviewed 8/15/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.


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