Mott cell


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Mott cell

Plasma cells with rounded globular cytoplasmic immunoglobulin (kappa light chains) inclusions, which may be seen in trypanosomiasis.
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Microscopic lesions observed in the CNS were characterized by diffuse lymphoplasmacytic encephalitis with Mott cells, similarly to the findings described by RODRIGUES et al.
(1,8) Presence of trypanosomes in the CSF allows providers to distinguish between the early and late stages of illness, and presence of mott cells in CSF are highly indicative of HAT.
An explanation for the defect in secretion of IgM Mott cells and their predominant occurrence in the Ly-1 B cell compartment.