Large, round or oval vacuolated phagocyte with small pyknotic nucleus seen in the nodules of rhinoscleroma. Embedded in the mucous mass the cells often contain large quantities of phagozythised rhinoscleroma bacteria – Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis.
- J. von Mikulicz-Radecki:
Über das Rhinosklerom (Hebra).
[von Langenbeck’s] Archiv für klinische Chirurgie, Berlin, 1877, 20: 485-534.
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