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The content within this site is made possible through the extensive contribution of Lynne S. Garcia, M.S., MT(ASCP), CLS(NCA), BLM(AAB), F(AAM), Director, Consultantation and Training Services (Diagnostic Medical Parasitology and Health Care Administration). For additional information, she can be contacted at LynneGarcia2@verizon.net.

Reference: Garcia, L.S. 2015. Diagnostic Medical Parasitology, 6th Ed., ASM Press, Washington, D.C.


1, Plasmodium vivax

2, Babesia sp.

3, Plasmodium ovale

4, Trypanosoma sp.

5, Plasmodium falciparum

6, Wuchereria bancrofti

7, Plasmodium ovale

8, Plasmodium vivax

9, Blood parasite Unknown #9

10, Blood parasite Unknown #10