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infectious agents in histiocytes

Monday 6 May 2019

The presence of an infections agent in the cytoplasm of histiocytes makes the diagnosis of an infections disease with histiocytic reation.

For example :
- AARB with Ziehl : mycobacterosis as tuberculoses or lepra
- deep fungal diseases as histoplasmosis

Examples

- infectious agents in histiocytes : histoplasmosis