Mystery cells, case #15
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A 50-year-old male from the State of Nevada was sailing his boat in the South Pacific for over a month. He would frequently eat raw shellfish and raw fish. He presented to a hospital in Nevada with muscle pain, numbness and headache.
A spinal fluid aspiration was done and the sample was prepared via cytospin run on a CellaVision® DM96 with the Body Fluid Application.
Total nucleated cell count of the spinal fluid: 815 × 10-6/Liter.
Differential white cell count:
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