ID#: 20397
Caption: This photomicrograph of a thin film human blood smear, extracted from a patient with a malarial infection, revealed the presence of a fimbriated, ovoid-shaped red blood cell (RBC), which contained a mature, Plasmodium ovale schizont, in which an indiscernible number merozoites had developed. The RBC also exhibited numerous Schüffner's dots.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. Mae Melvin
Creation Date: 1966
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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