There are two types of intranuclear Cowdry bodies:
- Type A (as seen in herpes infection) 
- Type B (as seen in infection with poliovirus), though it may seem that this is an antiquated and perhaps illusory type.
Eponymous medical signs for infectious disease Bacterial disease Viral disease Parasitic disease
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