Two patients with eosinophilia, leukocytosis, hepatosplenomegaly, and thrombocytosis had decreased nuclear segmentation in their circulating eosinophils. This acquired Pelger Huet anomaly was not seen in the polymorphonuclear neutrophils of these patients. Histochemical and electron microscopic examination of the morphologically abnormal cells confirmed their eosinophilic nature.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine