Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images | Additional references
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Definition / general
- Associated with appendicitis in prodromal measles stage; rash may not appear until after appendix is removed (Scand J Infect Dis 2001;33:632)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Marked lymphoid hyperplasia, multinucleated giant cells (Warthin-Finkeldey type) in germinal centers