Schuffner dots

Schüff·ner dots

(shēf'nĕr),
fine, round, uniform red or red-yellow dots (as colored with Romanowsky stains) characteristically observed in erythrocytes infected with Plasmodium vivax and P. ovale, but not ordinarily found in P. malariae and P. falciparum infections.
Synonym(s): Schüffner granules
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Schüff·ner dots

(shēf'nĕr dots)
Fine, round, uniform red or red-yellow dots (as colored with Romanowsky stains) characteristically observed in erythrocytes infected with Plasmodium vivax and P. ovale, but not ordinarily found in P. malariae and P. falciparum infections.
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Schüffner dots

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

Wilhelm, German pathologist in Sumatra, 1867-1949.
Schüffner dots - fine, round, uniform dots characteristically observed in erythrocytes infected with Plasmodium vivax and P. ovale. Synonym(s): Schüffner granules
Schüffner granules - Synonym(s): Schüffner dots
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