Pseudo Pelger-Huet cells

Pseudo Pelger-Huet cells
Author: Girish Venkataraman, MD, MBBS
Category: Morphologic variants of normal cells > Morphologic variants of white blood cells > Neutrophil > Abnormal neutrophils > Hyposegmented neutrophil
Published Date: 06/27/2016

Neutrophils with prominent hypolobation and Pseudo Pelger-Huet cytomorphology in a patient seen in the posttransplant setting. This patient was on mycophenolate which is sometimes known to induce such changes.

One must be cautious not make a diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome in the setting.