Normal cells / non-neoplastic findings
Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D., PathologyOutlines.com, Inc. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 22 June 2011, last major update June 2011
Copyright: (c) 2006-2011, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.
● Mature lymphocytes have dense homogenous nucleus and high N/C ratio
● Immature lymphocytes have vesicular nuclei, prominent nucleoli, and lower N/C ratio
● Follicular cervicitis: aggregates of lymphocytes with tingible body macrophages (see also Chronic Cervicitis)
Lymphocytes with tingible body macrophage
Liquid based cytology
End of Cervix-cytology > Normal cells / non-neoplastic findings > Lymphocytes
This information is intended for physicians and related personnel, who understand that medical information is often imperfect, and must be interpreted in the context of a patient's clinical data using reasonable medical judgment. This website should not be used as a substitute for the advice of a licensed physician.
All information on this website is protected by copyright of PathologyOutlines.com, Inc. Information from third parties may also be protected by copyright. Please contact us at [email protected] with any questions (click here for other contact information).