Lymph nodes - not lymphoma
Inflammatory disorders (non-infectious)
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- Warthin-Finkeldey polykaryocytes are associated with various benign and malignant lymphoid conditions
- Initially identified in tonsils of patients with measles
- Also present in HIV patients
- Multinucleated giant cells from 25 to 150 microns, with minimal cytoplasm and up to 60 nuclei
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