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Magnified 1125X, this thick film blood smear photomicrograph, revealed the presence of a darkly-granulated eosinophil, a type of white blood cell (WBC), also known as a granulocyte, due to its intracytoplasmic granules. In this case, one can see a strong resemblance to a Plasmodium vivax schizont.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Dr. Mae Melvin
Creation Date:1965
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