Chilomastix mesnili trophozoite (pointed end)

Chilomastix mesnili

Introduction Chilomastix mesnili is cosmopolitan in distribution although found more frequently in warm climates. It is thought to be non-pathogenic although the trophozoite has been ...
Endolimax Nana Cysts - Iodine stain

Endolimax nana parasite (Trophozoite and Cyst)

Introduction Endolimax nana is a small non-pathogenic amoeba with world wide distribution. Its life cycle is similar to that of E. histolytica but is non-invasive. Morphology of Trophozoite Trophozoites ...
Entamoeba hartmanni cyst stained with Trichrome

Entamoeba hartmanni

Introduction Entamoeba hartmanni is a non-pathogenic amoeba with world wide distribution. Its life cycle is similar to that of E. histolytica but it does not have an invasive stage ...
artifacts in stool

artifacts in stool

Iodine stain. Left, an Entamoeba coli trophozoite. Right, this artefact is morphologically like a trophozoite, but the inside “nucleus” is actually superimposed fecal debris.    
Entamoeba histolytica trophozoite

Entamoeba histolytica trophozoite

have a single nucleus, which have a centrally placed karyosome and uniformly distributed peripheral chromatin. This typical appearance of the nucleus is not always observed as some ...
Trophozoite of E. histolytica

Trophozoite of E. histolytica n a direct wet preparation

Trophozoite of E. histolytica/E. dispar in a direct wet mount stained with iodine.
© 2017 Medical Laboratories. All rights reserved. Site Admin · Entries RSS · Comments RSS
Powered by WordPress · Powered by Medical Labs