TITLE

microfilaria

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1358
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "microfilaria" is presented. It refers to the embryos of filarial worms. Microfilariae are present in the blood and tissues of one infected with filariasis. They are important in the diagnosis of filarial infections. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
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21235930

 

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