Displaying articles by tag: Parasitology

Dayyal Dg. in Clinical Pathology
Sunday, 05 August 2018 08:51

Stool Examination for Ova and Parasites

Waste products excreted from the digestive tract are composed of water (up to 75%), indigestible residue, undigested food, food which is digested but not absorbed, bile, epithelial cells, secretions from the digestive tract, inorganic material, and bacteria. The normal amount of feces in an adult is 100-200 grams per day.…

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  • Clinical Pathology
  • Parasitology
  • Lab Test
  • Lab Test Procedure
  • Examination of Stool
  • Stool Examination
  • Examination of Ova in Stool
  • Examination of Parasites in Stool
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Digital Library in Downloads
Monday, 10 April 2017 19:42

Wallach’s Interpretation of Diagnostic Tests, 9th Edition (Interpretation of Diagnostric Tests)

Description: Wallach’s Interpretation of Diagnostic Tests, now in its Ninth Edition, has been completely revised and updated by a new author team from the Department of Hospital Laboratories, UMass Memorial Medical Center faculty, who are carrying on the tradition of Jacques Wallach’s teachings. This text serves as a practical guide…

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Dayyal Dg. in Microbiology
Tuesday, 06 September 2016 21:38

Microscopic Examination of Blood for Demonstration of Microfilaria

Since some species exhibit periodicity (i.e. circulation of microfilariae in increased numbers at certain times of the day), blood should be collected at the correct time to improve the chances of detection. For Wuchereria bancrofti and Brugia malayi showing nocturnal periodicity, blood should be collected at night between 10 p.m.…

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  • Hemotology
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Dayyal Dg. in Genetics
Tuesday, 06 September 2016 21:15

Detection of Nucleic Acid Sequences of Malaria Parasites

Malaria parasites can be detected by identification of specific nucleic acid sequences in their DNA. Methods based on polymerase chain reaction (PCR) have been developed for identification of DNA of malaria parasite. Species diagnosis is also possible. PCR-based methods can detect very low levels of parasites in blood (< 5…

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BS Media in Microbiology
Saturday, 03 September 2016 13:12

Tick-borne Hemorrhagic Fever Kills Man in Spain

Spanish health authorities said on Thursday they were investigating a possible outbreak of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) which has killed one man and infected a nurse, in the first non-imported case reported in Western Europe. The 62-year-old man died on Aug. 25 after contracting the CCHF disease during a walk…

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  • Virology
  • Microbiology
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Dayyal Dg. in Microbiology
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 19:54 Featured

Life Cycle of Malaria Parasite

Life history of malaria parasite consists of two cycles of development: asexual cycle or schizogony that occurs in humans and sexual cycle or sporogony that occurs in mosquitoes. Asexual cycle (human cycle, schizogony) This occurs in the liver cells and red blood cells of infected humans, and therefore humans are…

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  • Parasitology
  • Hemotology
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  • Malaria Parasite
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