Skip to Content

Warthin-Finkeldey cells

Pronunciation: wōr′thin fing′kĕl-dā

Definition: giant cells with multiple overlapping nuclei, found in lymphoid tissue in measles, especially during the prodromal stage.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.