a relatively large, immature cell with certain morphologic features resembling those of a plasma cell, although the nuclear pattern is similar to that of a myeloblast; found in circulating blood only in pathologic conditions.
Türk,Wilhelm, Austrian hematologist, 1871-1916.
Türk cell - a relatively large immature cell found in circulating blood only in pathologic conditions. Synonym(s): irritation cell; Türk leukocyte
Türk leukocyte - Synonym(s): Türk cell
see Türk's cell.