Döhle bodies

Döhle bodies
Author: John Lazarchick
Category: Morphologic variants of normal cells > Morphologic variants of white blood cells > Neutrophil > Abnormal neutrophils > Toxic granulation/Dohle bodies
Published Date: 09/18/2015

Döhle bodies are single or multiple blue cytoplasmic inclusions that are remnants of rough endoplasmic reticulum. They are associated with myeloid left shifts and are seen in conjunction with toxic granulation.  In the upper cell, they can be clearly seen near the cell membrane.