How are single and mixed schistosomiasis (bilharzia) species identified?

Updated: Sep 20, 2018
  • Author: Shadab Hussain Ahmed, MD, AAHIVS, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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In an experienced lab, morphologic details and staining can identify single and mixed schistosomal species in an infected individual.


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