Döhle bodies - 1.

Döhle bodies - 1.
Author: John Lazarchick
Category: Laboratory Hematology > Basic cell morphology > Morphologic variants of white blood cells > Toxic granulation/Dohle bodies  
Published Date: 06/01/2010

Peripheral smear from a 7-year-old who presented with bacterial sepsis is shown. The two neutrophils show increased cytoplasmic granularity and the cytoplasm contains several light blue staining inclusions termed Döhle bodies.