Schüffner, Wilhelm A. P.

Schüffner, Wilhelm A. P.

(shuf'ner, shüf')
Ger. pathologist, 1867–1949

Schüffner dots

Coarse, red, polychrome methylene blue–staining granules found in erythrocytes infected with Plasmodium ovale or P. vivax malaria.
Synonym: Schüffner granules