Welcome to the parasitology microscopy laboratory. Follow the links below to see images of various parasites and to test your knowledge of these parasites



Trypansoma cruzi

Ascaris and Trichuris eggs

Entameba histolytica cysts

Entameba histolytica trophozoites

Enterobious vermicularis

Trematode eggs (Schistosoma japonicum, Schistosoma mansonii and Schistosoma hematobium)

Pediculus humanus

Phthirus pubis

Plasmodium falciparum (ring stage)

Plasmodium falciparum (gametocytes)

Plasmodium vivax gametocyte


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These pages were created by Dr Richard Hunt