Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Clinical images | Case reports | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images
Cite this page: DePond W. Brugia. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/lymphnodesbrugia.html. Accessed June 3rd, 2020.
Definition / general
- Brugia malayi is a filarial nematode that affects lymphatics
- Infections with zoonotic Brugia species are uncommon in US
- Adult reproductive period is up to 9 years (J Trop Med Hyg 1994;97:269)
Microscopic (histologic) description