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● Associated with appendicitis in prodromal measles stage; rash may not appear until after appendix is removed (Scand J Infect Dis 2001;33:632)
● Marked lymphoid hyperplasia, multinucleated giant cells (Warthin-Finkeldey type) in germinal centers
Warthin-Finkeldey cells (lymph node)
● Infect Dis Clin North Am 2010;24:995
End of Appendix > Appendicitis > Measles
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