ID#: 20399
Description: Caption:
This photomicrograph of a thin film human blood smear, extracted from a patient with a malarial infection, revealed the presence of a fimbriated, round, red blood cell (RBC), which was harboring a male, Plasmodium ovale, microgametocyte. The RBC also exhibited numerous, darkly-staining 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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