TITLE

Confidently identify parasites on blood smears

AUTHOR(S)
ANDRASIK, MELISSA
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Firstline;Sep2011, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tips on how to correctly identify parasites on blood smears. It discusses how blood smear preparation is done and offers guides on clinical correlation of medical history. The article also offers information on the identification, clinical and laboratory signs and treatment of several hemoparasites including Anaplasma species, Babesia species, Cytauxzoon felis an Mycoplasma haemofelis.
ACCESSION #
66252467

 

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