Mystery cells, case #9
The lab at the Samaritan Albany Hospital in Oregon, US, came across this patient case in their Body Fluid Application on CellaVision DM96:
The pleural fluid sample was collected from a 70 year old male. The sample was cytocentrifuged and stained with Wright. Below you can see some of the cells that the lab found and a part of a region of interest.
What do you think of the cells and the man’s condition!
Image shows a region of interest with possible malignant cells.