Microbiology & parasitology
Parasites-gastrointestinal (not liver)
Enterobius vermicularis

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Minor changes: 24 December 2020

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Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Life cycle

Microscopic (histologic) images

Contributed by Bobbi Pritt, M.D.

Worm-like structure, low magnification

Anterior end

Case #90


Cytology images

Contributed by Guido Nicolò, M.D.

Enterobius vermicularis

Contributed by C. Shrinivasan, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Ova and larva of Enterobius vermicularis

Contributed by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Contributed by Bobbi Pritt, M.D.

Wet mount from stool sample


Wet mount from stool sample

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