plasma cell(PLAZ-muh sel)
A type of immune cell that makes large amounts of a specific antibody. Plasma cells develop from B cells that have been activated. A plasma cell is a type of white blood cell. Also called plasmacyte.
Blood cell development. A blood stem cell goes through several steps to become a red blood cell, platelet, or white blood cell.
2009-02-05Multiple Myeloma/Other Plasma Cell NeoplasmsMieloma múltiple y otras neoplasias de células plasmáticas