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14674

PHIL Image 14674

ID#:14674
Description:Magnified 1000x, this Giemsa-stained photomicrograph revealed some of the ultrastructural morphology exhibited by an immature Plasmodium vivax schizont.

Plasmodium vivax schizonts are enlarged 1.5x to 2x, and may be distorted, containing fine, but large SchŘffner's dots that may almost fill the host RBC. When mature, they contain 12 - 24 merozoites, are yellowish-brown with coalesced pigment.

High Resolution:Right click here and select "Save Target As..." for hi-resolution image (18.19 MB)
Content Providers(s):CDC/ Dr. Mae Melvin
Creation Date:1977
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  • CDC - Global Health - Division of Parasitic Diseases; Malaria
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    MeSH
    tree picture Anatomy
    tree picture tree picture Cells
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Blood Cells
    tree picture tree picture Hemic and Immune Systems
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Blood
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Blood Cells
    tree picture Diseases
    tree picture tree picture Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Hematologic Diseases
    tree picture tree picture Parasitic Diseases
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Protozoan Infections
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Coccidiosis
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Malaria
    tree picture Organisms
    tree picture tree picture Animals
    tree picturetree picture tree picture Invertebrates
    tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Protozoa
    tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Apicomplexa
    Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.
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