Parasite Images
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Entamoeba spp.
E. hystolitica cyst Entamoeba histolytica.  Trichrome staining of E. histolytica cyst. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   53 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Enterobius spp.
Pinworm egg Enterobius vermicularis.  Pinworm egg. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   37 KB JPG File   [Full Image
Pinworm - Scotch tape prep Enterobius vermicularis.  Pinworm.  Scotch tape preparation.. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   89 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Giardia spp.
G. lamblia cyst Giardia lamblia.  Trichrome staining of G. lamblia cyst. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   53 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Hookworm
Hookworm egg Hookworm egg.  Unstained fecal specimen containing hookworm egg. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   66 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Plasmodium spp.
P. falciparum gametocyte Plasmodium falciparum.  P falciparum gametocyte in Giemsa stained blood film. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   53 KB JPG File   [Full Image
P. vivax schizonts Plasmodium vivax.  P. vivax schizonts in Giemsa stained blood film. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   26 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Schistosoma spp.
S. japonicum egg Schistosoma japonicum.  S. japonicum egg.  (600X). 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   59 KB JPG File   [Full Image
S. mansoni egg Schistosoma mansoni.  S. mansoni egg.  (600X). 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   42 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Taenia spp.
Tapeworm proglottid Taenia saginata.  India ink injection of T. saginata proglottid. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   68 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Trichuris spp.
Tricuris trichura egg Trchuris trichura.  T. trichura egg. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   48 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

Trypanosoma spp.
Trypanosoma brucei Trypanosoma brucei.  Giemsa stained blood film. 
Submitted by:  J. Michael Miller, Ph.D., CDC, Atlanta, GA. 
E-Mail: jmm8@cdc.gov   48 KB JPG File   [Full Image]

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